Charleston Southern University: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$67,000
Bad
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Charleston Southern 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

Full-time
Faculty
194
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 Charleston Southern University vary approximately from $2,000 to $7,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $67,000 a year, it is 24% lower than South Carolina average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the college are paid $5,438 a month on average; it is about the same as average men faculty salaries - $5,647 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
SC Average
Difference

Professor
$82,128
$127,691
-36%

Associate professor
$71,904
$96,602
-26%

Assistant professor
$68,172
$82,908
-18%

Instructor
$60,204
$62,714
-4%

Lecturer
$34,056
$63,426
-46%

Unranked Teacher
$56,700
$63,783
-11%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Charleston Southern University Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
Charleston Southern University has a pretty decent, 15:1 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 Charleston Southern University versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Charleston Southern University consists of 27 professors, 43 associate professors, 62 assistant professors, 24 instructors, 7 lecturers, and 31 unranked teachers - 107 men and 87 women:
Charleston Southern University 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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