Smith College: Faculty & Salaries

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Full-time
Faculty
306
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Smith College we provide you with information about faculty structure, salaries, and class sizes, as well as comparisons to competing and nearby colleges.

Faculty Compensation and Workload

Average
Faculty Salary
$139,000
As a rule, properly compensated instructors are better motivated and have more opportunities to concentrate on teaching; therefore, we consider faculty compensation to be an important factor for evaluating education quality.

Faculty monthly salaries at Smith College vary approximately from $5,000 to $15,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $139,000 a year, which is 10% higher than Massachusetts average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this school are paid $11,086 a month on average; which is slightly lower than average men faculty salaries - $12,251 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
MA Average
Difference

Professor
$170,652
$171,692
-1%

Associate professor
$118,812
$116,396
+2%

Assistant professor
$100,884
$96,424
+5%

Lecturer
$100,236
$89,133
+12%

Unranked Teacher
$71,664
$83,642
-14%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Smith College Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Smith College has a good, 9:1 students-to-faculty ratio.

Low ratios typically imply smaller class size, more attention to students, better quality of education, and higher satisfaction both for students and instructors. High ratios are usually a sign of the opposite.

Use the charts above to compare faculty compensation and workload at Smith College versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Smith College consists of 157 professors, 61 associate professors, 43 assistant professors, 33 lecturers, and 12 unranked teachers - 134 men and 172 women:
Smith College Faculty Demographics Chart

Please note that faculty rank (e.g. associate professor, lecturer, instructor) is typically assigned by the college itself.

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