Western Technical College El Paso: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$37,000
Bad
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Western Technical College El Paso 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
47
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.

Faculty monthly salaries at Western Technical College El Paso vary approximately from $3,000 to $4,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $37,000 a year, it is 64% lower than Texas average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the college are paid $2,504 a month on average; which is much lower than average men faculty salaries, $3,223 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
TX Average
Difference

Instructor
$37,392
$67,790
-45%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Western Technical College El Paso Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
Western Technical College El Paso has a pretty decent, 15:1 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 Western Technical College El Paso versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Western Technical College El Paso consists of 47 instructors - 40 men and 7 women:
Western Technical College El Paso 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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