SUNY Buffalo State: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$93,000
Bad
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for SUNY Buffalo State 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
381
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.

Faculty monthly salaries at SUNY Buffalo State vary approximately from $4,000 to $10,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $93,000 a year, it is 23% lower than New York average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the college are paid $7,204 a month on average; which is a bit lower than average men faculty salaries - $8,194 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
NY Average
Difference

Professor
$113,856
$167,452
-32%

Associate professor
$93,192
$116,043
-20%

Assistant professor
$79,524
$95,676
-17%

Lecturer
$55,272
$82,502
-33%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

SUNY Buffalo State Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
SUNY Buffalo State has a decent, 16:1 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 SUNY Buffalo State versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at SUNY Buffalo State consists of 104 professors, 178 associate professors, 59 assistant professors, and 40 lecturers - 203 men and 178 women:
SUNY Buffalo State 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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