Westmont College: Faculty & Salaries

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Average
Faculty Salary
$85,000
Bad
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Westmont 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
92
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 Westmont College vary approximately from $5,000 to $9,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $85,000 a year - it is 30% lower than California average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the college are paid $6,616 a month on average; that is a bit lower than average men faculty salaries, $7,357 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
CA Average
Difference

Professor
$97,656
$175,834
-44%

Associate professor
$77,340
$122,308
-37%

Assistant professor
$69,660
$106,075
-34%

Instructor
$63,180
$97,381
-35%

Unranked Teacher
$72,000
$79,116
-9%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Westmont College Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
Westmont College has a pretty good, 12:1 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 Westmont College versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Westmont College includes 44 professors, 23 associate professors, 19 assistant professors, 5 instructors, and 1 unranked teacher - 55 men and 37 women:
Westmont College 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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