West Virginia University Institute of Technology: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$86,000
Fair
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for West Virginia University Institute of Technology 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
81
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 West Virginia University Institute of Technology vary approximately from $4,000 to $11,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $86,000 a year, that is 6% higher than West Virginia average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the college are paid $6,355 a month on average; it is lower than average men faculty salaries, $7,677 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
WV Average
Difference

Professor
$111,516
$111,977
-0%

Associate professor
$81,096
$84,633
-4%

Assistant professor
$75,624
$74,212
+2%

Instructor
$57,156
$51,356
+11%

Lecturer
$73,956
$61,643
+20%

Unranked Teacher
$122,664
$65,528
+87%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

West Virginia University Institute of Technology Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
West Virginia University Institute of Technology has a pretty good, 12:1 students-to-faculty ratio.

Low ratios usually 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 West Virginia University Institute of Technology versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at West Virginia University Institute of Technology includes 21 professors, 16 associate professors, 33 assistant professors, 1 instructor, 9 lecturers, and 1 unranked teacher - 52 men and 29 women:
West Virginia University Institute of Technology 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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