ERIC Number: ED406923
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997-Apr
National Faculty Salary Survey by Discipline and Rank in Public Four-Year Colleges and Universities, 1996-97.
Appalachian State Univ., Boone, NC.; College and Univ. Personnel Association, Washington, DC.
This report presents findings of the 16th annual survey of faculty salaries at 357 public four-year colleges and universities. It reports data by rank (from instructor through full professor) for 55 disciplines. For the current year the report notes an average annual increase in salaries of 6.14 percent. In addition, the report provides examples of how the data can be used for other types of comparative analyses, including average salary, high and low salaries, faculty mix percentage, and salary factor. Also included are a list of instructional programs by classification number. Fifty-five data tables comprise the main body of the report and present the data by selected discipline and major field, by academic rank, and by collective and noncollective bargaining institutions. A list of participating institutions for the years 1987-88 through 1996-97 is appended. (CH)
Descriptors: Collective Bargaining, College Faculty, Comparative Analysis, Compensation (Remuneration), Data Analysis, Higher Education, Intellectual Disciplines, National Surveys, Public Colleges, Salaries, State Universities, Tables (Data), Teacher Salaries, Trend Analysis, Wages
College and University Personnel Association, 1233 20th Street, NW, Suite 301, Washington, DC 20036-1250 ($250 participating member; $340 non-participating member; $425 nonmembers).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Appalachian State Univ., Boone, NC.; College and Univ. Personnel Association, Washington, DC.
Note: For a related salary survey, see HE 030 098.