University of New Mexico Taos: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$72,000
Fair
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for University of New Mexico Taos 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
14
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 University of New Mexico Taos vary approximately from $5,000 to $7,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $72,000 a year - it is 16% lower than New Mexico average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this school are paid $5,687 a month on average; it is a bit lower than average men faculty salaries - $6,344 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
NM Average
Difference

Associate professor
$76,836
$91,399
-16%

Lecturer
$67,728
$70,251
-4%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

University of New Mexico Taos Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
University of New Mexico Taos has a reasonably decent, 19:1 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 of New Mexico Taos versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at University of New Mexico Taos consists of 6 associate professors and 8 lecturers - 6 men and 8 women:
University of New Mexico Taos 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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