Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $30K per year. Survey participants who have worked at Sam Houston State University (SHSU) for between five and 10 years earn about $45K annually on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Sam Houston State University (SHSU) employees (43 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $50K per year on average.
Earning $88K annually on average, Professors receive the most money, followed by Associate Professors (approximately $59K per year).
Certifications and Degrees
Those with a Doctorate (PhD) at Sam Houston State University (SHSU) come out on top, and their salaries approach around $70K annually.
In this position, it pays to have Technical Writing in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $78K per year. Customer Service is a popular skill among Sam Houston State University (SHSU) workers, with about two-fifths of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Office Administration, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word.
Benefits and Perks
Sam Houston State University (SHSU) lets only one in four employees take paid vacation and only 42 percent take sick leave. Health insurance is part of the package for nearly all respondents, and for a fair number of survey participants, dental coverage is too. Advantages of working here also include gym membership, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, life insurance, and a casual working environment.