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Highest Faculty Salaries: All Colleges and Universities

This data is sourced from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System ( http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/ ).

About the study

The faculty salaries in this list were derived by pulling the average salary equated to 9 months of full-time instructional staff for professors. Institutions that are exclusively professional schools (like law or medical schools) were not included in this study.

This data is sourced from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/, 2013-2014).

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Institution City State Average Salary Undergraduate Enrollment
Stanford University Stanford CA $210,339 7274
University of Chicago Chicago IL $208,638 5703
Harvard University Cambridge MA $205,506 10534
New York University New York NY $195,165 22615
Columbia University in the City of New York New York NY $193,797 7970
Yale University New Haven CT $192,546 5430
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia PA $192,276 11525
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge MA $187,128 4528
Princeton University Princeton NJ $185,625 5323
Northwestern University Evanston IL $181,953 9283
Babson College Wellesley MA $178,137 2106
Duke University Durham NC $176,328 6646
Washington University in St Louis Saint Louis MO $173,250 7336
Georgetown University Washington DC $171,612 7636
Rice University Houston TX $171,414 3965
Humphreys College-Stockton and Modesto Campuses Stockton CA $170,919 757
Vanderbilt University Nashville TN $170,649 6835
University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles CA $170,361 28674
Boston College Chestnut Hill MA $168,444 9698
Dartmouth College Hanover NH $167,760 4276
California Institute of Technology Pasadena CA $166,050 977
University of Southern California Los Angeles CA $162,702 18445
University of California-Berkeley Berkeley CA $162,504 25951
George Washington University Washington DC $162,135 10357
Brown University Providence RI $161,235 6455
Cornell University Ithaca NY $160,443 14393
American University Washington DC $160,380 7340
Boston University Boston MA $159,507 18165
University of Notre Dame Notre Dame IN $158,679 8477
University of Rochester Rochester NY $158,301 6177
Johns Hopkins University Baltimore MD $158,202 6117
Northeastern University Boston MA $156,267 13223
The University of Texas at Dallas Richardson TX $155,250 13049
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor MI $154,746 28283
Fordham University Bronx NY $154,359 8345
Wellesley College Wellesley MA $153,036 2474
Emory University Atlanta GA $152,370 7836
Bentley University Waltham MA $151,857 4247
New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark NJ $150,759 7317
Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh PA $150,192 5917
University of Miami Miami FL $149,544 11380
Rutgers University-Newark Newark NJ $148,662 7217
Bryant University Smithfield RI $148,239 3287
University of Richmond University of Richmond PA $147,456 3215
Barnard College New York NY $147,069 2489
Santa Clara University Santa Clara CA $146,412 5435
Pomona College Claremont CA $146,088 1610
Southern Methodist University Dallas TX $146,034 6357
University of California-San Diego La Jolla CA $145,953 23805
Tulane University of Louisiana New Orleans LA $145,197 8290
Hofstra University Hempstead NY $145,188 6826
University of California-Irvine Irvine CA $144,792 23530
Drexel University Philadelphia PA $144,648 16616
University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville VA $144,630 16087
University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara CA $144,441 19362
University of San Francisco San Francisco CA $143,748 6392
Amherst College Amherst MA $143,667 1785
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill NC $143,532 18370
Washington and Lee University Lexington VA $143,082 1855
Lehigh University Bethlehem PA $142,389 4931
University of Delaware Newark DE $142,092 18487
Wake Forest University Winston Salem NC $141,444 4823
Chapman University Orange CA $141,192 6005
University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham AL $140,742 11502
Swarthmore College Swarthmore PA $140,715 1534
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign IL $140,652 32695
University of Connecticut Storrs CT $140,652 18032
University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus Waterbury CT $140,652 2518
University of Connecticut-Stamford Stamford CT $140,652 1363
University of Connecticut-Avery Point Avery Point CT $140,652 682
The New School New York NY $140,256 6777
St John's University-New York New York NY $139,383 15773
Williams College Williamstown MA $138,924 2096
Walsh College of Accountancy and Business Administration Troy MI $138,663 994
Harvey Mudd College Claremont CA $138,573 807
Rutgers University-New Brunswick New Brunswick NJ $138,195 4842
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park PA $137,898 40085
The University of Texas at Austin Austin TX $137,871 39979
Colgate University Hamilton NY $137,538 2890

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