Illinois Colleges

In Illinois state, there are 279 colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about colleges in Illinois state.
Illinois State Colleges General Information
Number of Schools279
Public66
Private not-for-profit94
Private for-profit118
4 Years or more117
2-4 Years74
Less Than 2 Years87
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 Illinois colleges
Academic RankHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Professor6,729 $9,166 $109,995
Associate professor6,100 $7,453 $89,438
Assistant professor6,128 $6,391 $76,694
Instructor3,286 $5,418 $65,019
Lecturer1,247 $5,336 $64,038
No academic rank1,387 $5,607 $67,284
All instructional staff total24,877 $6,824 $81,889
Next table summarizes non-instructional Staffs average salary and headcount by occupation.
Average Staffs Salary By Occupation At Illinois colleges
OccupationHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Non-instructional staff total64,103 $4,709 $56,512
Postsecondary Teachers - Research1,564 $4,251 $51,017
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service155 $3,327 $39,928
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support5,809 $4,320 $51,840
Management9,505 $7,998 $95,974
Business and Financial Operations7,230 $4,749 $56,992
Computer, Engineering, and Science6,996 $5,138 $61,658
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media6,361 $4,499 $53,987
Healthcare Practioners and Technical1,210 $4,928 $59,133
Service7,941 $3,314 $39,766
Sales and related1,194 $3,769 $45,230
Office and Administrative Support13,099 $3,252 $39,023
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance2,218 $4,990 $59,881
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving821 $5,187 $62,249
Note again, you can access all staffs and faculties statistics including occupation, gender, race, and new hiring at Illinois colleges on Staff/Faculty Directory