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
Full Professors
Avg. Total Compensation
Full Professors
Salary Equitysort descending
Full Professors
Saint Anthony College of Nursing Baccalaureate ILLINOIS $0 N/A 0 -
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary Baccalaureate IOWA $46,600 N/A 10 $63,300
Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing Master ILLINOIS $91,700 5.3% 5 $119,600
Allen College Master IOWA $80,900 2.5% 11 $112,800
Roosevelt University Master ILLINOIS $100,400 3.5% 45 $125,500 77.1
DePaul University Doctoral ILLINOIS $131,400 2.5% 202 $139,400 84.3
University of Chicago Doctoral ILLINOIS $234,300 N/A 655 $297,500 84.7
Bradley University Master ILLINOIS $104,000 5.4% 83 $126,800 86.4
Drake University Master IOWA $113,000 1.2% 85 $153,700 87.8
University of Iowa Doctoral IOWA $141,100 3.2% 479 $198,700 88.3


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