Southern Union State Community College: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$69,000
Bad
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Southern Union State Community College 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
91
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 Southern Union State Community College vary approximately from $5,000 to $6,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $69,000 a year, which is 25% lower than Alabama average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the college are paid $5,805 a month on average; that is almost equal to average men faculty salaries - $5,642 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
AL Average
Difference

Unranked Teacher
$68,880
$67,597
+2%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Southern Union State Community College Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
21 : 1
Medium
Southern Union State Community College has a reasonably decent, 21:1 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 Southern Union State Community College versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Southern Union State Community College includes 91 unranked teachers - 36 men and 55 women:
Southern Union State Community College Faculty Demographics Chart

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

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