Southern University at New Orleans: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$47,000
Bad
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Southern University at New Orleans 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
146
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.

Monthly faculty salaries at Southern University at New Orleans vary approximately from $1,000 to $6,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $47,000 a year, which is 45% lower than Louisiana average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this school are paid $3,368 a month on average; it is much lower than average men faculty salaries - $4,447 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
LA Average
Difference

Professor
$65,568
$123,657
-47%

Associate professor
$63,180
$93,149
-32%

Assistant professor
$56,616
$81,520
-31%

Instructor
$14,376
$55,166
-74%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Southern University at New Orleans Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
Southern University at New Orleans has a pretty decent, 15:1 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 Southern University at New Orleans versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Southern University at New Orleans includes 18 professors, 24 associate professors, 64 assistant professors, and 40 instructors - 79 men and 67 women:
Southern University at New Orleans 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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