OUS Fact Book 2000
Faculty Salaries Among OIT Peers

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1999-00 Average Faculty Salaries Among Peer Universities on OIT List;
Weighted Distribution of Faculty by Rank:
 Ranked by All Ranks Average Salary1
(Dollars in thousands)

Rank Institution State Prof Assoc Asst Instr All Ranks

1 Cal State Polytechnic Univ-Pomona CA 74.4 58.7 47.6 38.5 59.9
2 Western Carolina University NC 65.3 52.9 45.0 - 55.0
3 Southern Polytechnic State University GA 62.1 52.8 45.6 40.5 53.3
4 University of Houston-Downtown TX 58.4 48.8 42.3 36.5 49.6
5 Purdue University North Central IN 58.5 47.1 40.2 - 49.1
6 East Tennessee State University TN 59.9 48.1 40.1 32.3 48.9
7 Pittsburg State University KS 57.6 49.4 39.8 35.6 48.7
8 Oregon Institute of Technology OR 54.0 48.5 43.3 34.1 48.1
9 University of Southern Colorado CO 54.0 46.0 40.3 25.7 46.1
10 SUNY College of Technology at Alfred NY 54.2 46.1 38.1 31.2 45.8
11 Weber State University UT 55.0 44.3 38.4 34.9 45.8
12 West Virginia University Institute of Tech WV 50.4 41.6 33.4 29.7 41.6
Weighted Average (without OIT) 61.4 50.1 41.9 34.7 50.9
  Oregon Institute of Technology % of average 87.9% 96.8% 103.3% 98.2% 94.7%

1Faculty distribution for each university is standardized to 35% professors, 30% associate professors, 30% assistant professors, and 5% instructors.
Source:  American Association of University Professors, ACADEME: The Annual Report on the Economic Status of the Profession, 1999-00.  March/April 2000.

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Revised: March 2001
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