Oglethorpe University: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$79,000
Fair
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Oglethorpe 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
59
As a rule, properly 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.

Faculty monthly salaries at Oglethorpe University vary approximately from $3,000 to $9,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $79,000 a year, which is 10% lower than Georgia average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the college are paid $6,119 a month on average; that is a bit lower than average men faculty salaries, $6,854 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
GA Average
Difference

Professor
$101,256
$129,721
-22%

Associate professor
$77,748
$93,873
-17%

Assistant professor
$70,056
$78,234
-10%

Instructor
$42,660
$54,265
-21%

Lecturer
$64,644
$62,782
+3%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Oglethorpe University Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
Oglethorpe University has a pretty decent, 15:1 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 Oglethorpe University versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Oglethorpe University consists of 18 professors, 14 associate professors, 15 assistant professors, 4 instructors, and 8 lecturers - 36 men and 23 women:
Oglethorpe University Faculty Demographics Chart

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

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