Factbook: Faculty/Staff Overview

Average Full-time Instructional Faculty Salaries

(Dollars in thousands)

Rank 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14
Professor $115.9 $116.7 $121.7 $122.1 $127.0
Associate Professor $82.9 $82.0 $84.4 $85.0 $88.6
Assistant Professor $70.4 $70.9 $73.3 $73.2 $75.4
Instructor $45.3 $45.0 $46.8 $47.6 $50.0
All Ranks $87.4 $86.2 $89.1 $89.4 $92.9

Notes:

  • The figures for this table are taken from an Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System report titled "Salaries, Tenure, and Fringe Benefits of Full-Time Instructional Faculty."
  • Lecturers, research associates, and administrators above the department level are excluded.
  • All salaries have been reported on an academic-year-equivalent basis. The salaries of 12-month faculty members have been converted by a factor of nine-elevenths.

Salaried Personnel

Faculty/Staff 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14
Full-Time Instructional Faculty 1,364 1,306 1,368 1,422 1,427
Other Faculty & Research Associates 1,913 1,826 1,954 2,083 2,263
P14s (instructional only) 224 273 264 249 238
Support Staff 3,603 3,461 3,449 3,509 3,519
Total Faculty & Support Staff 7,104 6,866 7,035 7,263 7,448
Percent of Instructional Faculty Tenured 62.8 61.9 61.7 61.1 62.0

Notes:

  • Faculty data are based on full-time instructional faculty paid 50 percent or more from instructional funds.
  • Percent tenured is based on full-time instructional faculty who are tenured (does not include those on tenure track).

Other University Rankings

    Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine students use the Anatomage table.

Virginia Tech is consistently recognized for its value and the quality of its programs. These rankings represent a few of the broader measures of excellence that the university garners.