University of South Carolina Lancaster: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$70,000
Fair
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for University of South Carolina Lancaster 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
46
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 University of South Carolina Lancaster vary approximately from $5,000 to $7,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $70,000 a year - which is 20% lower than South Carolina average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this college are paid $5,792 a month on average; that is about the same as average men faculty salaries, $5,884 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
SC Average
Difference

Professor
$83,988
$127,691
-34%

Associate professor
$76,392
$96,602
-21%

Assistant professor
$62,508
$82,908
-25%

Instructor
$66,756
$62,714
+6%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

University of South Carolina Lancaster Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
University of South Carolina Lancaster has a reasonably decent, 18:1 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 South Carolina Lancaster versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at University of South Carolina Lancaster includes 2 professors, 16 associate professors, 7 assistant professors, and 21 instructors - 26 men and 20 women:
University of South Carolina Lancaster 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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