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Staffs Statistics by Occupation

Key Values in Average
Faculty Salary: $176,939Staff Salary: $87,852
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Faculty and Staffs by Occupation at Columbia University in the City of New York

A total of 20,861 employees, including instructional and non-instructional, both full-time and part-time status work at Columbia University in the City of New York. By employment type, there are 18,250 full-time and 2,611 part-time faculties and staffs. By gender, 11,421 female and 9,440 male employees are working at Columbia University.

The number of instructional staffs (i.e. teaching faculty) is 6,229, which is 29.86% of total employees. On average, 6 students are in a class or assigned per a faculty. By occupation, there are 434 Librarians, 3,300 management occupation, 1,210 computer/engineering, and 1,273 service occupations.

By race/ethnicity, there are 9,400 white (45.06%), 2,090 black (10.02%), and 2,754 asian (13.20%) employees working at Columbia University. A total of 1,466 non-resident alien employees work at Columbia University.

Next tables summarize the number of staffs by gender, race/ethnicity, occupation, and faculty status.

Occupation Gender Race/Ethnicity Non-resident Alien
Faculty & Staffs by Occupation and Working Status at Columbia University in the City of New York
Staff CategoryTotalFull-timePart-time
All Staffs20,861 18,250 2,611
Postsecondary Teachers8,736 6,733 2,003
Instructional staff6,229 4,327 1,902
Research2,507 2,406 101
Librarians, Curators, Archivists and other teaching Instructional support434 409 25
Librarians, Curators, and Archivists275 269 6
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians38 37 1
Librarians99 99 -
Library Technicians138 133 5
Other teaching and Instructional Support159 140 19
Management3,300 3,254 46
Business and Financial Operations762 753 9
Computer, Engineering, and Science1,210 1,148 62
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media282 269 13
Healthcare Practioners and Technical1,037 986 51
Service Occupations1,273 1,253 20
Sales and Related Occupations18 17 1
Office and Administrative Support3,516 3,136 380
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance225 225 -
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving68 67 1
Faculty & Staffs by Gender at Columbia University in the City of New York
Staff CategoryTotalFemaleMale
All Staffs20,861 11,421 9,440
Postsecondary Teachers8,736 4,054 4,682
Instructional staff6,229 2,913 3,316
Research2,507 1,141 1,366
Librarians, Curators, Archivists and other teaching Instructional support434 272 162
Librarians, Curators, and Archivists275 159 116
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians38 27 11
Librarians99 60 39
Library Technicians138 72 66
Other teaching and Instructional Support159 113 46
Management3,300 2,166 1,134
Business and Financial Operations762 525 237
Computer, Engineering, and Science1,210 492 718
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media282 138 144
Healthcare Practioners and Technical1,037 778 259
Service Occupations1,273 287 986
Sales and Related Occupations18 14 4
Office and Administrative Support3,516 2,683 833
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance225 5 220
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving68 7 61
Faculty & Staffs by Race/Ethnicity at Columbia University in the City of New York
OccupationTotalAmerican Indian / Alaska NativeAsianBlack HispanicNativie HawaiianWhiteTwo or More RacesRace Unknown
All Staffs20,861 282,7542,090 3,594209,400 3191,190
Postsecondary Teachers8,736 91,341376 44524,767 116421
Instructional staff6,229 8955326 32223,913 82367
Research2,507 138650 1230854 3454
Librarians, Curators, Archivists and other teaching Instructional support434 04644 660238 2011
Librarians, Curators, and Archivists275 03219 350158 169
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians38 010 2030 20
Librarians99 040 6071 124
Library Technicians138 02719 27057 25
Other teaching and Instructional Support159 01425 31080 42
Management3,300 3340333 52221,748 57271
Business and Financial Operations762 2134119 1923250 1046
Computer, Engineering, and Science1,210 1247131 2443449 2167
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media282 11330 230182 327
Healthcare Practioners and Technical1,037 1206106 2120402 2534
Service Occupations1,273 344340 6392129 695
Sales and Related Occupations18 005 801 13
Office and Administrative Support3,516 6368543 1,14581,142 58196
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance225 2752 75071 115
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving68 0811 23021 14
Non-resident Alien Faculty & Staffs at Columbia University in the City of New York
Staff CategoryTotalFemaleMale
All Staffs1,466 637 829
Postsecondary Teachers1,259 509 750
Instructional staff254 108 146
Research1,005 401 604
Librarians, Curators, Archivists and other teaching Instructional support9 5 4
Librarians, Curators, and Archivists6 3 3
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians3 1 2
Librarians2 2 0
Library Technicians1 0 1
Other teaching and Instructional Support3 2 1
Management24 13 11
Business and Financial Operations6 2 4
Computer, Engineering, and Science47 24 23
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media3 2 1
Healthcare Practioners and Technical51 37 14
Service Occupations15 5 10
Sales and Related Occupations0 0 0
Office and Administrative Support50 40 10
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance2 0 2
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving0 0 0

Employment Status

According to the IPEDS, Full-time staff and Part-time staff is determined by the institution. The type of appointment at the snapshot date determines whether an employee is full time or part time. The employee\s term of contract is not considered in making the determination of full or part time. Casual employees (hired on an ad-hoc basis or occasional basis to meet short-term needs) and students in the College Work-Study Program (CWS) are not considered part-time staff.