Rider University: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$138,000
Fair
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Rider 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
251
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.

Monthly faculty salaries at Rider University vary approximately from $9,000 to $13,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $138,000 a year, that is 13% higher than New Jersey average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this school are paid $11,126 a month on average; which is slightly lower than average men faculty salaries, $11,897 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
NJ Average
Difference

Professor
$152,808
$170,625
-10%

Associate professor
$137,748
$116,921
+18%

Assistant professor
$109,176
$95,224
+15%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Rider University Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
Rider University has a pretty good, 12:1 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 Rider University versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Rider University consists of 104 professors, 95 associate professors, and 52 assistant professors - 128 men and 123 women:
Rider 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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