Illinois Colleges

In Illinois state, there are 320 colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about colleges in Illinois state.
Illinois State Colleges General Information
Number of Schools320
Public66
Private not-for-profit94
Private for-profit160
4 Years or more125
2-4 Years79
Less Than 2 Years116
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)
Professor6,740 $9,073 $108,873
Associate professor6,100 $7,424 $89,086
Assistant professor6,130 $6,384 $76,604
Instructor3,316 $5,412 $64,947
Lecturer1,247 $5,336 $64,038
No academic rank1,444 $5,312 $63,745
All instructional staff total24,977 $6,627 $79,522
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 total64,439 $4,708 $56,497
Postsecondary Teachers - Research1,564 $4,251 $51,017
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service155 $3,327 $39,928
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support5,847 $4,317 $51,801
Management9,619 $7,974 $95,686
Business and Financial Operations7,275 $4,740 $56,876
Computer, Engineering, and Science7,003 $5,137 $61,647
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 related1,242 $3,811 $45,733
Office and Administrative Support13,181 $3,252 $39,023
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance2,219 $4,989 $59,864
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving822 $5,184 $62,209
Note again, you can access all staffs and faculties statistics including occupation, gender, race, and new hiring at Illinois colleges on Staff/Faculty Directory