Potomac State College of West Virginia University: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$68,000
Fair
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Potomac State College of West Virginia 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
48
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 Potomac State College of West Virginia University vary approximately from $4,000 to $8,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $68,000 a year - that is 17% lower than West Virginia average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this college are paid $5,169 a month on average; that is lower than average men faculty salaries - $6,166 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
WV Average
Difference

Professor
$92,808
$111,977
-17%

Associate professor
$72,996
$84,633
-14%

Assistant professor
$64,236
$74,212
-13%

Instructor
$56,604
$51,356
+10%

Unranked Teacher
$52,008
$65,528
-21%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Potomac State College of West Virginia University Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
Potomac State College of West Virginia University has a reasonably decent, 20:1 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 Potomac State College of West Virginia University versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Potomac State College of West Virginia University includes 9 professors, 9 associate professors, 11 assistant professors, 16 instructors, and 3 unranked teachers - 22 men and 26 women:
Potomac State College of West Virginia 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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