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Physics Instructional Resource Association Survey Results

Data collected in May and June of 2005
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Total number of respondents = 65

Data from one respondent was removed because he was too easily identified.

Summary:

Of the 64 respondents in the final data, the average salary is $40,124 in normalized dollars (with those working 20 hours per week or less removed)

93.7% of respondents feel they have good benefits packages.

59.3% of respondents work for state institutions, while 40.7% work for private institutions.

Respondents average 15 years of work experience, 11 years in the current job, and work an average of 42 hours per week.