Public, 4-year or above Colleges

In United States, there are 817 public, 4-year or above post-secondary education institutes such as colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about public, 4-year or above colleges.
Public, 4-year Or Above Colleges General Information
Number of Schools817
Next table shows the faculty (instructional Staff) average salary by academic rank. The average salary is calculated and weighted with for all 9, 10, 11, or 12-months contracted instructional staffs.
Average Faculty (Instructional Staff) Salary By Academic Rank At Public, 4-year or above colleges
Academic RankHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Professor86,974 $10,029 $120,348
Associate professor76,524 $7,758 $93,096
Assistant professor71,359 $6,689 $80,268
Instructor22,854 $5,233 $62,796
Lecturer23,132 $5,374 $64,488
No academic rank11,319 $5,823 $69,876
All instructional staff total292,162 $7,578 $90,936
Next table summarizes non-instructional Staffs average salary and headcount by occupation.
Average Staffs Salary By Occupation At Public, 4-year or above colleges
OccupationHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Non-instructional staff total793,820 $4,463 $53,561
Postsecondary Teachers - Research28,073 $5,429 $65,143
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service7,092 $5,448 $65,379
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support54,109 $4,314 $51,772
Management94,823 $8,069 $96,828
Business and Financial Operations86,331 $4,679 $56,144
Computer, Engineering, and Science109,042 $4,915 $58,981
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media60,622 $4,574 $54,883
Healthcare Practioners and Technical26,453 $4,900 $58,802
Service103,428 $2,710 $32,519
Sales and related2,031 $3,046 $36,549
Office and Administrative Support163,196 $3,105 $37,262
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance46,855 $3,654 $43,845
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving11,765 $3,601 $43,216
Note again, you can access all staffs and faculties statistics including occupation, gender, race, and new hiring at Public, 4-year or above colleges on Staff/Faculty Directory