Western Michigan University Faculty & Staff Headcounts

Key Values in Average
Faculty Salary: $89,931Staff Salary: $61,327
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Headcounts and Directory Information

Western Michigan University (WMU) is a public, four-years institute located in Kalamazoo, MI. It has a total enrollment of 19,887 including undergraduate and graduate schools and students to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
A total of 1,112 faculties (instructional staffs), including both full-time and part-time faculties, are working at WMU. The average faculty salary is $89,931 for academic year 2020-2021. You can check salary information in detail at faculty salary by academic rank.
For non-instructional staffs, a total of 2,721 employees work at WMU. The average non-instructional staff salary is $61,327. The detailed staff salary information is available at salary by occupation page.
Western Michigan University Faculty/Staffs Headcounts and Directory Information
Directory Information
Address1903 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI
Phone Number269-387-1000
Faculty & Staffs Overview
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
Number of Faculties752 Full-time / 360 Part-time
Number of Staffs2,147 Full-time / 574 Part-time
Faculty Average Salary$89,931
Staff Average Salary$61,327
Student Population19,887

Faculty and Staffs by Occupation

At Western Michigan University, there are 2,721 employees including both full-time and part-time, instructional and non-instructional staffs. By employment types, 2,147 full-time and 574 part-time staffs work at WMU. By gender there are 1,234 male and 1,487 female employees.
Among them, 1,112 staffs are teaching (instructional) faculties - 752 full-time and 360 part-time faculties. By gender there are 536 male and 576 female faculties teaching at WMU.
The following table summarizes the number of faculties and staffs. You can check detailed staff statistics by gender, race, occupation, and faculty status.
Faculties & Staffs By Occupation, Gender, and Employment Type
Staff CategoryTotalFull-timePart-time
Grand Total 2,7211,2341,4872,1471,0341,113574200374
Postsecondary Teachers 1,112536576752395357360141219
Librarians, Curators, and Archivists and other teaching and Instructional support 225641612015914224519
Management 814338794138220
Business and Financial Operations 198531451835213115114
Computer, Engineering, and Science 1981465217313142251510
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media 126765011372411349
Healthcare Practioners and Technical 291316241311505
Service 344161183279140139652144
Sales and related 101101---
Office and Administrative Support 267222452111619556650
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance 10288141008713211
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 3832631283743