Rush University: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$139,000
Good
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Rush 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
175
As a rule, well-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 Rush University vary approximately from $10,000 to $16,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $139,000 a year - which is 22% higher than Illinois average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the school are paid $11,364 a month on average; that is slightly lower than average men faculty salaries, $12,478 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
IL Average
Difference

Professor
$191,076
$158,981
+20%

Associate professor
$163,944
$109,584
+50%

Assistant professor
$137,088
$98,169
+40%

Instructor
$127,512
$78,861
+62%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Rush University Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
5 : 1
Low
Rush University has a great, 5:1 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 Rush University versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Rush University consists of 12 professors, 17 associate professors, 58 assistant professors, and 88 instructors - 29 men and 146 women:
Rush 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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