North Carolina Colleges

In North Carolina state, there are 184 colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about colleges in North Carolina state.
North Carolina State Colleges General Information
Number of Schools184
Private not-for-profit53
Private for-profit54
4 Years or more81
2-4 Years73
Less Than 2 Years30
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 North Carolina colleges
Academic RankHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Professor4,105 $8,069 $96,833
Associate professor4,292 $6,840 $82,074
Assistant professor3,759 $6,264 $75,167
Instructor3,515 $5,005 $60,060
Lecturer1,344 $4,994 $59,924
No academic rank5,399 $5,509 $66,104
All instructional staff total22,414 $5,662 $67,938
Next table summarizes non-instructional Staffs average salary and headcount by occupation.
Average Staffs Salary By Occupation At North Carolina colleges
OccupationHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Non-instructional staff total56,580 $4,213 $50,554
Postsecondary Teachers - Research2,048 $4,888 $58,656
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service401 $6,156 $73,870
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support4,683 $4,218 $50,614
Management6,738 $7,520 $90,239
Business and Financial Operations4,014 $4,865 $58,379
Computer, Engineering, and Science6,627 $5,019 $60,233
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media3,637 $4,408 $52,890
Healthcare Practioners and Technical2,675 $4,676 $56,108
Service7,852 $2,466 $29,590
Sales and related398 $3,033 $36,394
Office and Administrative Support13,948 $2,946 $35,351
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance3,183 $3,573 $42,878
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving376 $2,921 $35,050
Note again, you can access all staffs and faculties statistics including occupation, gender, race, and new hiring at North Carolina colleges on Staff/Faculty Directory