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. Salary
Full Professors
Avg. Change
Continuing Full Professors
Count
Full Professors
Avg. Total Compensation
Full Professors
Salary Equitysort descending
Full Professors
Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix Master ARIZONA $129,800 1.7% 121 $172,400 75.6
Northern Arizona University Doctoral ARIZONA $107,200 3.0% 300 $140,100 90.9
University of Arizona Doctoral ARIZONA $132,100 1.6% 621 $169,700 91.1
Arizona State University-Tempe Doctoral ARIZONA $146,100 2.1% 622 $183,300 91.2
Arizona State University-West Master ARIZONA $137,200 0.0% 44 $173,900 92.6
Grand Canyon University Baccalaureate ARIZONA $79,200 2.9% 7 - 104.3
Arizona State University-Polytechnic Master ARIZONA $125,700 2.5% 23 $164,800 115.3
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott Baccalaureate ARIZONA $121,300 2.4% 15 $164,700 128.8
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