AAUP Faculty Compensation Survey

2017-18 AAUP Faculty Compensation Survey

The annual AAUP Faculty Compensation Survey is the largest independent source of data on full-time faculty salary and benefits at two- and four-year colleges and universities in the United States. The 2018 iteration of the survey includes information on salary and benefits for more than 378,865 faculty members from more than 1,000 institutions in all 50 states and Puerto Rico. The survey, along with the accompanying "Annual Report on the Economic Status of the Profession," is published each year in the March–April issue of Academe, the AAUP's magazine. Inside Higher Ed below presents these data in an easily searchable database.

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InstitutionCategoryState Avg. Salarysort descending
Full Professors
Avg. Change
Continuing Full Professors
Full Professors
Avg. Total Compensation
Full Professors
Salary Equity
Full Professors
Missouri Baptist University Baccalaureate MISSOURI $58,400 4.2% 22 $89,200 90.9
Ouachita Baptist University Baccalaureate ARKANSAS $63,800 2.6% 39 $83,800 92.5
John Brown University Baccalaureate ARKANSAS $68,400 2.5% 25 $104,200 93.1
Drury University Baccalaureate MISSOURI $72,900 6.0% 36 $92,700 100.7
Lyon College Baccalaureate ARKANSAS $74,100 2.0% 9 $90,600 86.4
Missouri Western State University Baccalaureate MISSOURI $76,800 0.1% 43 $102,400 96.2
Hendrix College Baccalaureate ARKANSAS $82,500 2.7% 41 $103,700 97.3
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus Baccalaureate ARKANSAS $91,000 2.8% 17 $129,500 115.9
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