Northwest University: Faculty & Salaries

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Average
Faculty Salary
$76,000
Bad
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Northwest University we provide you with information about faculty structure, salaries, and class sizes, as well as comparisons to competing and nearby colleges.

Faculty Compensation and Workload

Full-time
Faculty
53
As a rule, well-compensated instructors are better motivated and have more opportunities to concentrate on teaching; therefore, we consider faculty compensation to be an important factor for evaluating education quality.

Monthly faculty salaries at Northwest University vary approximately from $5,000 to $9,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $76,000 a year, which is 25% lower than Washington average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the school are paid $6,022 a month on average; which is slightly lower than average men faculty salaries - $6,482 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
WA Average
Difference

Professor
$96,744
$149,311
-35%

Associate professor
$70,944
$110,300
-36%

Assistant professor
$68,580
$96,874
-29%

Instructor
$62,436
$72,045
-13%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Northwest University Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
Northwest University has a good, 10:1 students-to-faculty ratio.

Low ratios typically imply smaller class size, more attention to students, better quality of education, and higher satisfaction both for students and instructors. High ratios are usually a sign of the opposite.

Use the charts above to compare faculty compensation and workload at Northwest University versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Northwest University consists of 12 professors, 20 associate professors, 20 assistant professors, and 1 instructor - 32 men and 21 women:
Northwest University Faculty Demographics Chart

Please note that faculty rank (e.g. associate professor, lecturer, instructor) is usually assigned by the college itself.

Learn More About Northwest University

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Washington Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Read information about 56 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Bellingham, Lakewood, Everett, Kirkland, and 33 more cities. Approximately 4,000 accounting and finance diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for accounting and finance degree programs in WA: $19,800.

Biology
We list 34 biology schools and colleges in Tacoma, Seattle, Spokane, Walla Walla, Olympia, Ellensburg, Pullman, and 20 other cities. Approximately 3,400 biology diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition charges for biology programs in WA is approximately $29,000.

Broadcasting
Learn about 17 broadcasting schools and colleges in Seattle, Spokane, Ellensburg, Vancouver, Shoreline, Lynnwood, Des Moines, and 9 other cities. Around 400 broadcasting diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for broadcasting programs in WA - $19,700.

Business
Read information about 64 business schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Bellingham, Everett, Kirkland, Tukwila, and 34 more cities. Around 6,800 business degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for business degree programs in WA is around $19,700.

Communication and Journalism
Learn about 22 communication and journalism schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Kirkland, Spokane, Ellensburg, Vancouver, Bothell, and 12 other cities. About 2,300 communication and journalism degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition price for communication and journalism degree programs in WA - $29,400.

Education
Our directory contains 77 education schools and colleges in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Bellingham, Everett, Bothell, Kirkland, and 35 other cities. About 6,300 education diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for education degree programs in WA: $20,100.

English and Literature
Detailed information about 20 English and literature schools and colleges in Tacoma, Seattle, Spokane, Ellensburg, Bothell, Pullman, Lacey, and 12 other cities. Around 1,500 English and literature degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for English and literature programs in WA is approximately $29,200.

Film and Acting
We reviewed 7 film and acting schools and colleges in Seattle, Kirkland, Walla Walla, Ellensburg, and Cheney. Approximately 200 film and acting diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for film and acting programs in WA: $28,700.

General Studies
Learn more about 59 general studies schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Bellingham, Kirkland, Walla Walla, Bothell, and 32 more cities. Around 19,100 general studies degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition for general studies programs in WA is around $9,400.

History
Read information about 16 history schools and colleges in Tacoma, Seattle, Spokane, Kirkland, Cheney, Pullman, Ellensburg, and 8 more cities. Around 600 history diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition for history degree programs in WA is approximately $30,100.

Management
Detailed information about 67 management schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Bellingham, Kirkland, Lakewood, Yakima, and 33 more cities. About 6,800 management degrees are granted every year. Average tuition for management degree programs in WA - $20,500.

Marketing and Advertising
Read information about 34 marketing and advertising schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Bellingham, Longview, Shoreline, Everett, and 21 more cities. Around 1,300 marketing and advertising diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition price for marketing and advertising programs in WA - $18,600.

Mathematics
Read information about 26 mathematics schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Walla Walla, Ellensburg, Bothell, Pullman, and 15 other cities. Approximately 900 mathematics diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for mathematics degree programs in WA is around $30,800.

Medical
We reviewed 53 medical schools and colleges in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Bellingham, Kirkland, Renton, Yakima, and 29 other cities. Approximately 4,000 medical degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for medical degree programs in WA: $19,900.

Medical Assistant
Learn more about 53 medical assistant schools and colleges in Seattle, Bellingham, Tacoma, Renton, Lakewood, Everett, Bremerton, and 29 other cities. About 7,200 medical assistant degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition price for medical assistant degree programs in WA is approximately $9,100.

Music
Our listing contains 19 music schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Ellensburg, Bothell, Lacey, College Place, and 11 other cities. Around 600 music diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition for music programs in WA: $28,000.

Natural Resources and Environment
Our directory contains 30 natural resources and environment schools and colleges in Seattle, Bellingham, Bothell, Tacoma, Walla Walla, Spokane, Auburn, and 16 more cities. Approximately 1,200 natural resources and environment degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for natural resources and environment programs in WA: $24,800.

Nursing
Learn about 51 nursing schools and colleges in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Bellingham, Lakewood, Bothell, Kirkland, and 31 other cities. Approximately 6,400 nursing diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition price for nursing programs in WA is roughly $14,700.

Occupational Therapy
We list 25 occupational therapy schools and colleges in Spokane, Seattle, Tacoma, Kirkland, Bellingham, Ellensburg, Cheney, and 14 other cities. Around 900 occupational therapy diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for occupational therapy degree programs in WA - $24,800.

Philosophy
Read information about 14 philosophy schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Kirkland, Bothell, Walla Walla, Ellensburg, and 7 other cities. Approximately 300 philosophy degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for philosophy programs in WA: $32,700.

Physics
Read about 42 physics schools and colleges in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Bellingham, Walla Walla, Aberdeen, College Place, and 27 other cities. About 1,200 physics diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition charges for physics programs in WA is roughly $16,100.

Political Science
Detailed information about 17 political science schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Ellensburg, Bothell, Lacey, College Place, and 9 other cities. Around 1,200 political science diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for political science programs in WA - $32,000.

Psychology
Get details on 45 psychology schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Kirkland, Spokane, Lakewood, Bellingham, College Place, and 26 other cities. About 3,900 psychology diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition for psychology degree programs in WA - $24,500.

Sociology and Anthropology
Get details on 17 sociology and anthropology schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Ellensburg, Bothell, Lacey, College Place, and 9 more cities. About 1,500 sociology and anthropology degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for sociology and anthropology programs in WA is roughly $29,700.

Theater and Drama
Learn more about 16 theater and drama schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane, Lacey, Cheney, Tukwila, Kirkland, and 8 other cities. Around 300 theater and drama diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition price for theater and drama degree programs in WA is about $30,800.

Theology and Religion
Learn about 17 theology and religion schools and colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, Kirkland, Spokane, Lacey, Ellensburg, Walla Walla, and 7 other cities. About 400 theology and religion degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for theology and religion programs in WA - $26,300.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges