AAUP Faculty Compensation Survey

2016-17 AAUP Faculty Compensation Survey

The annual AAUP Faculty Compensation Survey is the largest independent source of data on full-time faculty salary and benefits at two- and four-year colleges and universities in the United States. The 2017 iteration of the survey includes information on salary and benefits for more than 380,000 faculty members from 1,022 institutions in all 50 states and Puerto Rico. The survey, along with the accompanying "Annual Report on the Economic Status of the Profession," is published each year in the March–April issue of Academe, the AAUP's magazine. Inside Higher Ed below presents these data in an easily searchable database.

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InstitutionCategoryState Avg. Salary
Full Professors
Avg. Change
Continuing Full Professors
Count
Full Professors
Avg. Total Compensation
Full Professors
Salary Equity
Full Professors
American University Doctoral DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA $163,200 1.7% 184 $197,900 96.0
Catholic University of America Doctoral DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA $113,200 N/A 113 $138,500 99.3
Gallaudet University Master DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA $125,400 1.4% 71 $163,500 96.5
George Washington University Doctoral DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA $174,600 2.7% 364 $212,400 98.1
Georgetown University Doctoral DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA $195,800 4.9% 325 $237,900 91.9
Howard University Doctoral DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA $105,400 N/A 209 $125,200 101.2
Trinity Washington University Master DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA $86,300 1.9% 4 $100,000
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