Factbook: Faculty/Staff Overview

Average Full-time Instructional Faculty Salaries

(Dollars in thousands)

Rank2008-092009-102010-112011-122012-13
Professor$116.8$115.9$116.7$121.7$122.1
Associate Professor$84.6$82.9$82.0$84.4$85.0
Assistant Professor$70.4$70.4$70.9$73.3$73.2
Instructor$45.5$45.3$45.0$46.8$47.6
All Ranks$88.0$87.4$86.2$89.1$89.4

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/Staff2008-092009-102010-112011-122012-13
Full-Time Instructional Faculty1,3691,3641,3061,3681,422
Other Faculty & Research Associates1,7611,9131,8261,9542,083
P14s (instructional only)229224273264249
Support Staff3,8163,6033,4613,4493,509
Total Faculty & Support Staff7,1757,1046,8667,0357,263
Percent of Instructional Faculty Tenured61.962.861.961.761.1

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.