ERIC Number: ED275268
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Salary-Trend Study of Faculty in Counseling & Personnel Services for the Years 1982-83 and 1985-86.
Howe, Richard D.; Carlton, J. Beth
Average salary increases for 722 faculty in the field of counseling and personnel services are reported for 1982-1983 and 1985-1986, as part of the College and University Personnel Association's annual faculty salary studies. Included are comparative data for 108,074 faculty at 174 public colleges and 193 private colleges, representing 41 academic disciplines. In 1982, 48 public colleges and 13 private colleges reported on counseling and personnel services faculty salaries, while 52 public and 12 private colleges reported in 1985. Between 1982 and 1985, average salaries of faculty in this field increased 20.4% at public colleges and 23.4% at private colleges. The average salary for faculty in counseling and personnel services was above the average faculty salary in the other 40 disciplines (6% above for public colleges and 2% above for private colleges). Included is information on: the number of faculty by academic rank, including new assistant professors; salaries by academic rank; the ratio of average salaries to total average salaries of all public and private colleges in both years studied; comparisons between the 2 years and with the Consumer Price Index of changes in cost-of-living; and comparisons with 40 other disciplines. The disciplines and participating institutions are listed. (SW)
Descriptors: Academic Rank (Professional), College Faculty, College Programs, Comparative Analysis, Counseling Services, Counselor Educators, Departments, Full Time Faculty, Higher Education, Intellectual Disciplines, Private Colleges, State Colleges, Student Personnel Services, Teacher Salaries, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Appalachian State Univ., Boone, NC.; College and Univ. Personnel Association, Washington, DC.
Note: For related documents, see HE 019 731-769.