New Mexico Colleges

In New Mexico state, there are 51 colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about colleges in New Mexico state.
New Mexico State Colleges General Information
Number of Schools51
Private not-for-profit3
Private for-profit20
4 Years or more22
2-4 Years22
Less Than 2 Years7
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 New Mexico colleges
Academic RankHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Professor785 $7,260 $87,116
Associate professor795 $5,948 $71,380
Assistant professor875 $5,592 $67,100
Instructor767 $4,797 $57,560
Lecturer198 $4,661 $55,937
No academic rank181 $4,374 $52,482
All instructional staff total3,601 $5,327 $63,926
Next table summarizes non-instructional Staffs average salary and headcount by occupation.
Average Staffs Salary By Occupation At New Mexico colleges
OccupationHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Non-instructional staff total10,860 $3,730 $44,766
Postsecondary Teachers - Research194 $4,966 $59,595
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service126 $4,923 $59,079
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support914 $2,985 $35,815
Management1,316 $6,850 $82,200
Business and Financial Operations1,183 $4,201 $50,410
Computer, Engineering, and Science1,370 $4,254 $51,042
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media762 $4,077 $48,928
Healthcare Practioners and Technical108 $4,819 $57,829
Service1,287 $2,280 $27,356
Sales and related112 $2,785 $33,425
Office and Administrative Support2,576 $2,696 $32,349
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance778 $2,857 $34,279
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving134 $2,611 $31,336
Note again, you can access all staffs and faculties statistics including occupation, gender, race, and new hiring at New Mexico colleges on Staff/Faculty Directory