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Comparison of Average Faculty Salaries at Peer and Big Ten Public Universities - West Lafayette Campus
(for Academic Year 2007-08)
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Peer Universities Average Faculty Salaries1

Full Professor

   
Associate Professor
   
Assistant Professor
   

Overall Faculty Average4  

 

University of California-Berkeley $141.0   University of California-Berkeley $94.4   Georgia Institute of Technology $80.0   University of California-Berkeley $109.8
University of Michigan3 137.0   Georgia Institute of Technology 93.0   University of Michigan3 79.3   Georgia Institute of Technology 107.4
Georgia Institute of Technology 134.7   University of Michigan3 89.1   University of California-Berkeley 78.5   University of Michigan3 106.8
University of Texas-Austin 126.0   Pennsylvania State University3 85.0   University of Texas-Austin 77.6   University of Texas-Austin 99.4
University of Illinois3 125.7   Universtiy of Minnesota2 84.3   University of Illinois3 73.7   University of Illinois3 98.4
Pennsylvania State University3 125.4   Michigan State University2 82.8   Universtiy of Minnesota2 72.3   Pennsylvania State University3 97.9
Ohio State University2 121.6   University of Wisconsin3 82.5   Ohio State University2 70.9   Universtiy of Minnesota2 96.7
Universtiy of Minnesota2 121.3   University of Illinois3 82.2   Texas A&M University 70.5   Ohio State University2 95.4
University of Iowa2 118.1   University of Texas-Austin 81.3   University of Wisconsin3 70.4   University of Iowa2 93.6
Michigan State University2 116.0   University of Iowa2 81.0   University of Iowa1 69.6   Michigan State University2 91.7
Indiana University2 114.0   Ohio State University2 80.5   Pennsylvania State University3 69.5   Texas A&M University 91.1
Texas A&M University 112.3   Texas A&M University 79.8   Purdue University 69.2   Indiana University2 90.6
Purdue University 111.3   Indiana University2 77.8   Indiana University2 68.4   Purdue University 89.5
University of Wisconsin3 107.0   Purdue University 77.2   Michigan State University2 64.2   University of Wisconsin3 87.6


Peer Universities Average Faculty Compensation1

Full Professor

   
Associate Professor
   
Assistant Professor
   

Overall Faculty Average4

 

University of California-Berkeley
$184.1
  University of California-Berkeley
$125.6
  University of California-Berkeley
$105.6
  University of California-Berkeley
$144.9
University of Michigan3
165.7
  Georgia Institute of Technology 113.5   University of Michigan3 100.7   University of Michigan3 131.8
Georgia Institute of Technology
160.7
  Michigan State University2 112.4   Georgia Institute of Technology 98.1   Georgia Institute of Technology 129.3
Universtiy of Minnesota2
154.3
  University of Michigan3 112.1   Universtiy of Minnesota2 95.0   Universtiy of Minnesota2 125.0
Pennsylvania State University3
153.0
  Universtiy of Minnesota2 110.9   University of Texas-Austin 94.1   Michigan State University2 122.4
University of Illinois3
151.0
  University of Wisconsin3 107.8   University of Wisconsin3 93.6   Pennsylvania State University3 120.6
Michigan State University2
150.3
  Pennsylvania State University3 106.3   University of Illinois3 93.0   University of Illinois3 120.6
Ohio State University2
149.9
  University of Iowa2 103.5   Purdue University 91.9   Ohio State University2 119.3
University of Iowa2
149.4
  Purdue University 103.4   Ohio State University2 90.7   University of Texas-Austin 119.2
University of Texas-Austin
149.3
  University of Illinois3 102.5   Michigan State University2 90.4   University of Iowa2 119.1
Purdue University
144.0
  Ohio State University2 102.0   University of Iowa2 89.1   Purdue University 117.5
Indiana University2
143.8
  Indiana University2 99.9   Indiana University2 86.8   University of Wisconsin3 116.1
University of Wisconsin3
136.5
  University of Texas-Austin 99.3   Pennsylvania State University3 86.4   Indiana University2 115.0
Texas A&M University
132.8
  Texas A&M University 95.4   Texas A&M University 84.4   Texas A&M University 108.3

1In thousands of dollars.
2Big Ten Public University.
3Both Big Ten Public and Peer University.
4Overall faculty average salary and compensation are 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 2008 Academe.
NOTE: Salaries are expressed on an academic year basis; academic department heads are included.



Source: Office of Institutional Research


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