Elmhurst College: Faculty & Salaries

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Average
Faculty Salary
$94,000
Fair
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Elmhurst 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

Full-time
Faculty
152
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 Elmhurst College vary approximately from $4,000 to $10,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $94,000 a year, it is 17% lower than Illinois average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the school are paid $7,579 a month on average; it is slightly lower than average men faculty salaries, $8,272 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
IL Average
Difference

Professor
$113,952
$158,981
-28%

Associate professor
$93,828
$109,584
-14%

Assistant professor
$80,784
$98,169
-18%

Instructor
$73,332
$78,861
-7%

Lecturer
$58,308
$74,453
-22%

Unranked Teacher
$85,476
$82,029
+4%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Elmhurst College Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
Elmhurst College has a pretty decent, 14:1 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 Elmhurst College versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Elmhurst College consists of 45 professors, 52 associate professors, 39 assistant professors, 1 instructor, 7 lecturers, and 8 unranked teachers - 60 men and 92 women:
Elmhurst College Faculty Demographics Chart

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

Read all information about Elmhurst College:

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Illinois Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
We list 104 accounting and finance schools in Chicago, Rockford, Normal, River Forest, Schaumburg, Champaign, Jacksonville, and 63 more cities. About 8,200 accounting and finance diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for accounting and finance programs in IL: $25,500.

Art
We reviewed 78 art schools in Chicago, River Forest, Decatur, Jacksonville, Rockford, Elgin, Champaign, and 49 more cities. Around 2,200 art diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for art degree programs in IL is about $29,700.

Biology
Read about 103 biology colleges in Chicago, Normal, Quincy, Springfield, Decatur, Rockford, Jacksonville, and 69 more cities. Around 12,600 biology diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for biology programs in IL is approximately $19,100.

Business
Read information about 125 business colleges in Chicago, Rockford, Schaumburg, Champaign, Lincoln, Peoria, River Forest, and 76 other cities. Around 18,100 business degrees are granted every year. Average tuition cost for business degree programs in IL is roughly $23,600.

Chemistry
Our directory contains 48 chemistry schools in Chicago, River Forest, Charleston, Eureka, Macomb, Carbondale, Elgin, and 33 other cities. About 1,800 chemistry degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for chemistry degree programs in IL is around $31,900.

Communication and Journalism
Read information about 62 communication and journalism colleges in Chicago, River Forest, Champaign, Charleston, Elgin, Greenville, Mattoon, and 43 more cities. Around 5,300 communication and journalism diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for communication and journalism degree programs in IL is roughly $29,800.

Computer Science
We reviewed 126 computer science colleges in Chicago, Rockford, Schaumburg, Springfield, Normal, Peoria, River Forest, and 77 more cities. About 9,300 computer science diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for computer science programs in IL - $21,600.

Criminal Justice
Read information about 94 criminal justice colleges in Chicago, Schaumburg, Rockford, River Forest, Quincy, Springfield, Decatur, and 57 more cities. Around 4,800 criminal justice diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for criminal justice degree programs in IL is roughly $16,000.

Economics
Read information about 37 economics schools in Chicago, Joliet, Normal, Carbondale, Evanston, Mattoon, Romeoville, and 26 other cities. Approximately 2,600 economics diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for economics degree programs in IL is roughly $35,500.

Education
We reviewed 164 education schools in Chicago, Rockford, Decatur, Elgin, Jacksonville, Normal, Joliet, and 95 other cities. About 11,500 education degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for education programs in IL: $23,100.

English and Literature
Our listing contains 57 english and literature colleges in Chicago, Jacksonville, River Forest, Champaign, Elmhurst, Naperville, Romeoville, and 38 other cities. About 2,700 english and literature diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for english and literature degree programs in IL is around $27,700.

Ethnic and Cultural Studies
Our directory contains 27 ethnic and cultural studies colleges in Chicago, River Forest, Elgin, Naperville, Champaign, Jacksonville, Elsah, and 14 other cities. Around 500 ethnic and cultural studies diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition cost for ethnic and cultural studies programs in IL - $32,300.

Foreign Languages
Our directory contains 50 foreign languages colleges in Chicago, River Forest, Jacksonville, Aurora, Charleston, Elsah, Macomb, and 36 more cities. Approximately 1,200 foreign languages diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for foreign languages programs in IL is about $28,800.

General Studies
Our listing contains 106 general studies schools in Chicago, Peoria, Decatur, Galesburg, Joliet, River Forest, Elgin, and 68 more cities. Around 26,700 general studies diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for general studies programs in IL is around $12,700.

Geography
Our listing contains 20 geography colleges in Chicago, Dekalb, Normal, Champaign, Glen Ellyn, Edwardsville, Rock Island, and 13 more cities. Around 300 geography diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for geography degree programs in IL: $21,100.

Graphic Design and Animation
Read about 77 graphic design and animation schools in Chicago, Schaumburg, Normal, Elgin, Champaign, Rockford, Quincy, and 50 more cities. About 1,800 graphic design and animation diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for graphic design and animation programs in IL is about $18,600.

History
Read about 48 history schools in Chicago, Jacksonville, River Forest, Carbondale, Edwardsville, Normal, Springfield, and 35 other cities. Approximately 1,500 history diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for history programs in IL is around $28,400.

Management
Get details on 126 management schools in Chicago, Rockford, Schaumburg, Quincy, Decatur, Joliet, Springfield, and 75 more cities. Approximately 23,200 management diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for management degree programs in IL is around $24,600.

Marketing and Advertising
Read about 78 marketing and advertising colleges in Chicago, Schaumburg, Elgin, Joliet, River Forest, Champaign, Decatur, and 46 more cities. Around 3,000 marketing and advertising degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for marketing and advertising degree programs in IL: $29,300.

Mathematics
Get details on 62 mathematics colleges in Chicago, Decatur, Rockford, River Forest, Romeoville, Carbondale, Edwardsville, and 44 other cities. About 2,000 mathematics diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for mathematics programs in IL is approximately $31,800.

Medical
Our directory contains 116 medical colleges in Chicago, Quincy, Schaumburg, Rockford, Champaign, Peoria, Joliet, and 66 more cities. Approximately 12,200 medical diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition price for medical programs in IL is around $22,300.

Music
We list 71 music schools in Chicago, Elgin, Galesburg, Quincy, Champaign, Bloomington, Grayslake, and 50 other cities. About 1,900 music diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for music degree programs in IL: $29,100.

Nursing
We reviewed 111 nursing schools in Chicago, Rockford, Springfield, Peoria, Quincy, Lincoln, Decatur, and 70 other cities. Around 17,700 nursing diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for nursing programs in IL is roughly $15,900.

Occupational Therapy
Detailed information about 67 occupational therapy schools in Chicago, Normal, Elgin, Champaign, River Forest, Centralia, Dekalb, and 49 other cities. Around 2,400 occupational therapy degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition price for occupational therapy degree programs in IL is approximately $21,300.

Philosophy
We list 45 philosophy schools in Chicago, River Forest, Evanston, Carbondale, Elmhurst, Lebanon, Peoria, and 32 more cities. Around 700 philosophy degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for philosophy programs in IL is around $34,500.

Physics
Our listing contains 38 physics colleges in Chicago, Decatur, Carbondale, Elsah, Macomb, Romeoville, Dekalb, and 25 more cities. About 800 physics diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for physics degree programs in IL is about $33,300.

Political Science
Get details on 46 political science colleges in Chicago, River Forest, Carbondale, Elmhurst, Lebanon, Quincy, Aurora, and 32 other cities. About 2,200 political science diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition charges for political science programs in IL is about $32,900.

Psychology
Learn more about 76 psychology colleges in Chicago, River Forest, Elgin, Jacksonville, Rockford, Naperville, Sugar Grove, and 49 other cities. Approximately 8,000 psychology diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition for psychology programs in IL is roughly $25,800.

Social Work
Our directory contains 69 social work colleges in Chicago, River Forest, Rockford, Elgin, Schaumburg, University Park, Carbondale, and 41 other cities. Around 4,200 social work degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for social work programs in IL: $29,000.

Sociology and Anthropology
Detailed information about 49 sociology and anthropology schools in Chicago, River Forest, Carbondale, Edwardsville, Jacksonville, Normal, University Park, and 34 other cities. Approximately 2,300 sociology and anthropology diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition price for sociology and anthropology programs in IL is roughly $28,800.

Theater and Drama
Our listing contains 44 theater and drama colleges in Chicago, Champaign, River Forest, Rockford, Charleston, Eureka, Lincoln, and 29 more cities. Approximately 1,000 theater and drama degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for theater and drama degree programs in IL is around $30,800.

Theology and Religion
Read about 44 theology and religion colleges in Chicago, River Forest, Evanston, Champaign, Greenville, Macomb, Aurora, and 29 other cities. About 1,500 theology and religion degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for theology and religion programs in IL is about $30,000.

Urban Development
Learn more about 10 urban development colleges in Chicago, Evanston, Charleston, Elmhurst, Champaign, Wheaton, and Bourbonnais. Around 300 urban development diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for urban development programs in IL is roughly $29,300.

Work and Family Studies
We reviewed 70 work and family studies colleges in Chicago, Elgin, Champaign, Joliet, Normal, Rockford, Canton, and 45 more cities. Around 3,800 work and family studies diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for work and family studies programs in IL is roughly $14,700.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges