Bastyr University: Faculty & Salaries

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Faculty Salary
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Bastyr University 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

As a rule, well-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 Bastyr University vary approximately from $5,000 to $9,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $78,000 a year, it is 22% lower than Washington average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the college are paid $6,426 a month on average; that is about the same as average men faculty salaries, $6,682 a month.

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Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Bastyr University Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Bastyr University 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 Bastyr University versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Bastyr University includes 6 professors, 19 associate professors, and 22 assistant professors - 19 men and 28 women:
Bastyr University 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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