University of Washington Tacoma: Faculty & Salaries

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Full-time
Faculty
153
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for University of Washington Tacoma 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
$102,000
As a rule, adequately 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 University of Washington Tacoma vary approximately from $5,000 to $12,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $102,000 a year - that is 12% higher than Washington average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this college are paid $7,618 a month on average; that is lower than average men faculty salaries - $9,438 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
WA Average
Difference

Professor
$135,288
$129,123
+5%

Associate professor
$110,244
$99,207
+11%

Assistant professor
$108,132
$87,871
+23%

Lecturer
$68,184
$68,794
-1%

Unranked Teacher
$66,348
$74,045
-10%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

University of Washington Tacoma Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
University of Washington Tacoma has a reasonably decent, 18:1 students-to-faculty ratio.

Low ratios usually 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 University of Washington Tacoma versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at University of Washington Tacoma includes 28 professors, 38 associate professors, 42 assistant professors, 42 lecturers, and 3 unranked teachers - 69 men and 84 women:
University of Washington Tacoma Faculty Demographics Chart

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

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