• Control: Public
  • Carnegie Classification: Research
  • Institution: 4 Year
  • Enrollment: > 10,000

2019 Recognition Categories

  • Job Satisfaction
  • Teaching Environment (Faculty Only)
  • Tenure Clarity & Process (Faculty Only)
  • Work/Life Balance

What makes your college a great place to work?

Presidential Statement

Across the University of Washington, our staff and faculty's many different roles and careers are united by a sense of mission and the desire to build a better world through education, discovery, patient care and service to communities near and far. Every day, UW employees find countless ways to deliver on that mission though work that benefits our students and the people of our state and world.

Employee Comment

I appreciate how passionate my colleagues are to support students and do amazing work together. It's an exceptionally mission driven place to work.

Vital Statistics


  • Combined Administration and Exempt Staff: 9432
  • Fulltime Faculty: 4872
  • Fulltime Non-Exempt Staff: 9050
  • Adjunct Count: 902

    Average Annual Salary

  • Faculty: $132,981
  • Administration: $230,290
  • Exempt Professional Staff: $90,183
  • Non-exempt Staff: $60,531

    Voluntary Turnover Rate

  • 6 Years Recognized
  • 1 Years of Honor Roll

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