Naval Postgraduate School: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$157,000
Good
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Naval Postgraduate School 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
315
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 Naval Postgraduate School vary approximately from $11,000 to $14,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $157,000 a year, that is 29% higher than California average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this school are paid $12,343 a month on average; it is slightly lower than average men faculty salaries, $13,272 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
CA Average
Difference

Professor
$167,928
$175,834
-4%

Associate professor
$163,968
$122,308
+34%

Assistant professor
$141,132
$106,075
+33%

Lecturer
$147,060
$85,346
+72%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Naval Postgraduate School Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
4 : 1
Low
Naval Postgraduate School has an excellent, 4:1 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 Naval Postgraduate School versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Naval Postgraduate School includes 88 professors, 87 associate professors, 28 assistant professors, and 112 lecturers - 252 men and 63 women:
Naval Postgraduate School 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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