Average Faculty Compensation
Northwest
2011-12 through 2015-16
Faculty status in this view includes all individuals employed on a full-time basis for the primary purpose 
of instruction or research.  Departmental Chairs are included; all other administrators are excluded.
1 Yr 5 Yr
  2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 % Chg % Chg
Professor $109,300 $114,000 $120,400 $115,656 $109,733 -5.1% 0.4%
Associate Professor $91,900 $90,800 $90,900 $90,363 $87,824 -2.8% -4.4%
Assistant Professor $75,400 $74,700 $76,400 $77,758 $76,050 -2.2% 0.9%
Notes: Compensation for fiscal-year faculty is converted to an academic-year base.
Source: "The Annual Report on the Economic Status of the Profession, 2015-16,"
"Bulletin of the American Association of University Professors" (March-April 2016).