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Faculty & Staffs Statistics - U.S. Colleges

Total number of Employees at U.S. Colleges by occupation

There are 3,602,258 employees at U.S. Colleges - 1,573,653 faculties (instructional staffs) and 2,028,605 non-instructional staffs. By hired status, 2,591,438 full-time and 1,010,820 pare-time employees are working for U.S. Colleges. By gender, there are 1,597,396 male employees and 2,004,862 female college employees at U.S. Colleges. You may want to check the faculty (instructional staffs) salary by academic rank and non-instructional staffs salary by occupation. Next table shows the total number of faculties and staffs working for U.S. Colleges by occupation.
Average by State
Total number of faculties/Staffs at U.S. Colleges
OccupationTotalFull-timePart-time
TotalMenWomenTotalMenWomenTotalMenWomen
Grand Total 3,602,2581,597,3962,004,862 2,591,4381,152,6831,438,755 1,010,820444,713566,107
Postsecondary Teachers 1,573,653786,405787,248 847,474451,124396,350 726,179335,281390,898
Librarians, Curators, and Archivists and other teaching and Instructional support 228,66371,869156,794 163,41447,943115,471 65,24923,92641,323
Management 268,038115,708152,330 260,805112,799148,006 7,2332,9094,324
Business and Financial Operations 222,10860,255161,853 208,50156,612151,889 13,6073,6439,964
Computer, Engineering, and Science 240,006144,66895,338 221,029136,11584,914 18,9778,55310,424
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media 186,95383,600103,353 152,05666,53485,522 34,89717,06617,831
Healthcare Practioners and Technical 111,60632,71478,892 93,78228,10065,682 17,8244,61413,210
Service 245,706141,503104,203 205,430119,68685,744 40,25121,80618,445
Sales and related 13,2544,5978,657 10,7783,8846,894 2,4767131,763
Office and Administrative Support 418,34071,585346,755 341,88650,987290,899 76,45420,59855,856
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance 74,82268,8016,021 70,76465,8884,876 4,0582,9131,145
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 19,13415,7023,432 15,51913,0112,508 3,6152,691924