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Comparison of Average Faculty Salaries at Peer Universities - West Lafayette Campus
(for Academic Year 2005-06)
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Peer Universities Average Faculty Salaries*
Rank

Full Professor

   
Associate Professor
   
Assistant Professor
   

Overall Faculty Average**  

 

1
University of California - Berkeley $126.2   Georgia Institute of Technology $85.5   Cornell University (Public) - Ithaca $76.4   Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta $99.0
2
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor 125.6   Cornell University (Public) - Ithaca 84.2   Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta 74.6   University of California - Berkeley 98.9
3
Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta 123.6   University of Michigan - Ann Arbor 83.7   University of California - Berkeley 74.1   University of Michigan - Ann Arbor 98.8
4
University of Illinois - Urbana 116.6   University of California - Berkeley 81.9   University of Michigan - Ann Arbor 72.8   Cornell University (Public) - Ithaca 95.9
5
Pennsylvania State - University 116.5   Pennsylvania State - University Park 77.7   University of Texas - Austin 70.7   University of Illinois - Urbana 92.3
6
Cornell University (Public) - Ithaca 116.1   University of Illinois - Urbana 77.6   University of Illinois - Urbana 69.6   Pennsylvania State - University Park 91.3
7
University of Texas - Austin 115.7   University of Wisconsin - Madison 76.5   Pennsylvania State - University 66.3   University of Texas - Austin 90.8
8
University of California - Davis 107.0   Texas A&M University - College Station 73.0   Texas A&M University - College Station 65.8   Texas A&M University - College Station 84.5
9
Purdue University 104.3   Purdue University 72.9   Purdue University 65.3   Purdue University 84.4
10
Texas A&M University - College Station 104.1   University of Texas - Austin 72.9   University of Wisconsin - Madison 64.3   University of California - Davis 84.2
11
University of Arizona - Tucson 102.3   University of Arizona - Tucson 71.4   University of Arizona - Tucson 63.5   University of Wisconsin - Madison 83.5
12
University of Wisconsin - Madison 100.5   University of California - Davis 70.2   University of California - Davis 63.1   University of Arizona - Tucson 82.6

  Purdue ranked 9th in 2004-05     Purdue ranked 8th in 2004-05     Purdue ranked 9th in 2004-05     Purdue ranked 9th in 2004-05  


Peer Universities Average Faculty Compensation*
Rank

Full Professor

   
Associate Professor
   
Assistant Professor
   

Overall Faculty Average**

 

1
University of California - Berkeley
$163.4
  Cornell University (Public) - Ithaca
$111.9
  Cornell University (Public) - Ithaca
$102.8
  University of California - Berkeley
$129.5
2
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
152.3
  University of California - Berkeley 108.4   University of California - Berkeley 98.6   Cornell University (Public) - Ithaca 125.2
3
Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta
149.8
  Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta 105.7   University of Michigan - Ann Arbor 92.5   University of Michigan - Ann Arbor 122.1
4
Cornell University (Public) - Ithaca
148.5
  University of Michigan - Ann Arbor 105.3   Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta 91.7   Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta 120.9
5
Pennsylvania State - University
141.5
  University of Wisconsin - Madison 102.0   University of Illinois - Urbana 88.6   University of Illinois - Urbana 113.8
6
University of Illinois - Urbana
141.0
  University of Illinois - Urbana 97.4   Purdue University 86.5   Pennsylvania State University 112.1
7
University of California - Davis
139.6
  Purdue University 97.2   University of Wisconsin - Madison 85.8   University of California - Davis 111.2
8
University of Texas - Austin
137.2
  Pennsylvania State - University 96.9   University of Texas - Austin 85.5   Purdue University 110.8
9
Purdue University
135.4
  University of California - Davis 93.8   University of California - Davis 85.0   University of Wisconsin - Madison 109.2
10
University of Wisconsin - Madison
129.0
  University of Arizona - Tucson 90.8   Pennsylvania State - University 81.9   University of Texas - Austin 108.9
11
University of Arizona - Tucson
126.5
  University of Texas - Austin 89.0   University of Arizona - Tucson 80.8   University of Arizona - Tucson 103.5
12
Texas A&M University - College Station
123.1
  Texas A&M University - College Station 87.3   Texas A&M University - College Station 78.2   Texas A&M University - College Station 100.3

  Purdue ranked 8th in 2004-05     Purdue ranked 7th in 2004-05     Purdue ranked 7th in 2004-05     Purdue ranked 7th in 2004-05  

*In thousands of dollars.
**Overall faculty average salary is weighted based on the number of faculty in each rank for Purdue; peer overall average is mapped to Purdue ranks by weighting the percentage of faculty in each rank at Purdue.
Data Source: March-April 2006 Academe.
Note: Salaries are expressed on an academic year basis; academic department heads are included.



Source: Office of Institutional Research


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