The Higher Ed Workplace Blog

2015 Snapshot: Women in Higher Ed Leadership

Would it surprise you to hear that 72% of chief HR officers at colleges and universities are women? Or that the median salary for women in the chief HR position is 90% of the median salary for men in the same position?

Because March is Women’s History Month, we thought we’d take a closer look at the gender-related data for a handful of the leadership positions collected in CUPA-HR’s 2014-15 Administrators in Higher Education Salary Survey. Here’s what we found.