AAUP Says College Faculty Salaries Up Three Percent

April 24, 2018

After a College and University Professional Association for Human Resources study found a 1.7 percent increase last year in college faculty pay, the American Association of University Professors (“AAUP”) says salaries jumped almost twice as much. The AAUP’s Annual Report on the Economic Status of the Profession: 2017-18 revealed the median salary in 2017-18 for a full-time professor was $104,820, associate professors were paid $81,274 and assistant professors earned $70,791.

More on the AAUP’s report is available on