South Dakota Colleges

In South Dakota state, there are 31 colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about colleges in South Dakota state.
South Dakota State Colleges General Information
Number of Schools31
Private not-for-profit11
Private for-profit8
4 Years or more19
2-4 Years12
Less Than 2 Years0
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 South Dakota colleges
Academic RankHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Professor421 $7,910 $94,919
Associate professor368 $6,445 $77,342
Assistant professor512 $5,674 $68,087
Instructor680 $4,517 $54,209
Lecturer32 $5,409 $64,910
No academic rank69 $4,383 $52,591
All instructional staff total2,082 $5,277 $63,323
Next table summarizes non-instructional Staffs average salary and headcount by occupation.
Average Staffs Salary By Occupation At South Dakota colleges
OccupationHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Non-instructional staff total4,263 $3,631 $43,571
Postsecondary Teachers - Research27 $7,336 $88,034
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service37 $6,215 $74,576
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support300 $3,330 $39,957
Management730 $6,463 $77,559
Business and Financial Operations305 $3,348 $40,172
Computer, Engineering, and Science474 $3,881 $46,574
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media685 $3,217 $38,606
Healthcare Practioners and Technical31 $3,953 $47,432
Service511 $2,111 $25,327
Sales and related36 $2,824 $33,889
Office and Administrative Support953 $2,628 $31,537
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance147 $2,654 $31,843
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving27 $2,654 $31,843
Note again, you can access all staffs and faculties statistics including occupation, gender, race, and new hiring at South Dakota colleges on Staff/Faculty Directory