South Dakota Colleges

In South Dakota state, there are 30 colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about colleges in South Dakota state.
South Dakota State Colleges General Information
Number of Schools30
Public12
Private not-for-profit10
Private for-profit7
4 Years or more18
2-4 Years11
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
Instructor673 $4,587 $55,045
Lecturer32 $5,409 $64,910
No academic rank64 $3,922 $47,064
All instructional staff total2,070 $5,324 $63,892
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 total4,212 $3,621 $43,448
Postsecondary Teachers - Research27 $7,336 $88,034
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service37 $6,215 $74,576
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support295 $3,323 $39,872
Management714 $6,458 $77,502
Business and Financial Operations297 $3,350 $40,202
Computer, Engineering, and Science471 $3,877 $46,525
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media685 $3,217 $38,606
Healthcare Practioners and Technical31 $3,953 $47,432
Service509 $2,105 $25,266
Sales and related30 $2,584 $31,004
Office and Administrative Support942 $2,625 $31,496
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