University at Buffalo: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$124,000
Fair
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for University at Buffalo 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
1,161
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 University at Buffalo vary approximately from $6,000 to $14,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $124,000 a year - it is 3% higher than New York average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this school are paid $8,988 a month on average; which is lower than average men faculty salaries - $11,131 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
NY Average
Difference

Professor
$166,152
$167,452
-1%

Associate professor
$114,312
$116,043
-1%

Assistant professor
$99,552
$95,676
+4%

Instructor
$75,516
$69,821
+8%

Lecturer
$77,628
$82,502
-6%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

University at Buffalo Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
University at Buffalo has a pretty good, 13:1 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 University at Buffalo versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at University at Buffalo consists of 361 professors, 369 associate professors, 376 assistant professors, 9 instructors, and 46 lecturers - 717 men and 444 women:
University at Buffalo 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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