Massachusetts Colleges

In Massachusetts state, there are 181 colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about colleges in Massachusetts state.
Massachusetts State Colleges General Information
Number of Schools181
Public44
Private not-for-profit85
Private for-profit51
4 Years or more102
2-4 Years26
Less Than 2 Years52
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 Massachusetts colleges
Academic RankHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Professor7,725 $10,023 $120,270
Associate professor4,950 $7,938 $95,258
Assistant professor4,607 $6,754 $81,050
Instructor672 $5,761 $69,130
Lecturer1,704 $6,921 $83,055
No academic rank1,160 $6,400 $76,799
All instructional staff total20,818 $7,699 $92,393
Next table summarizes non-instructional Staffs average salary and headcount by occupation.
Average Staffs Salary By Occupation At Massachusetts colleges
OccupationHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Non-instructional staff total62,732 $5,611 $67,328
Postsecondary Teachers - Research4,901 $6,959 $83,503
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service18 $6,961 $83,531
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support4,367 $4,835 $58,020
Management11,211 $9,228 $110,739
Business and Financial Operations6,979 $5,264 $63,162
Computer, Engineering, and Science8,342 $5,559 $66,704
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media4,257 $5,164 $61,973
Healthcare Practioners and Technical871 $5,350 $64,196
Service7,389 $3,470 $41,640
Sales and related174 $3,625 $43,503
Office and Administrative Support11,462 $3,839 $46,070
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance2,075 $4,960 $59,516
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving686 $4,158 $49,899
Note again, you can access all staffs and faculties statistics including occupation, gender, race, and new hiring at Massachusetts colleges on Staff/Faculty Directory