Factbook - Faculty and Staff

Number of Employees by Type
Fall Terms 2011 - 2020

Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Full-Time 4,607 4,685 4,749 4,830 4,877 5,022 5,117 5,186 5,326 5,383
  Faculty 1,177 1,192 1,186 1,209 1,216 1,261 1,330 1,375 1,426 1,432
Executive/Admin and Managerial 353 370 398 395 383 416 424 379 378 384
Other Professionals 1,641 1,707 1,743 1,803 1,867 1,944 1,961 1,926 2,068 2,092
Clerical and Secretarial 726 720 726 729 709 671 661 646 636 624
Technical and Paraprofessional 194 202 200 210 220 229 297 425 451
Skilled Crafts 222 213 214 209 210 216 212 201 132 135
Service/Maintenance 294 281 282 275 272 285 287 362 261 265
Part-Time 5,836 5,771 5,971 5,978 6,164 6,420 7,718 6,834 6,688 5,692
Faculty 182 177 180 175 183 188 224 231 221 232
Executive/Admin and Managerial 4 3 4 2 2 3 3 4 4 3
Other Professionals 225 237 226 228 239 299 454 296 286 267
Clerical and Secretarial 254 258 202 214 473 428 492 336 273 226
Technical and Paraprofessional 286 326 284 338 170 229 318 226 222 227
Skilled Crafts 13 15 12 11 258 290 407 320 265 181
Service/Maintenance 403 341 305 279 2 9 10 7
GTA/GRA 2,066 1,987 1,952 1,959 1,977 1,984 2,113 1,875 2,264 2,180
Hourly Students 2,403 2,427 2,806 2,772 2,860 2,999 3,707 3,537 3,143 2,369
TOTAL 10,443 10,456 10,720 10,808 11,041 11,442 12,835 12,020 12,014 11,075

Includes all main campus, Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station and AU based Alabama Cooperative Extension System employees.

Last updated: 11/05/2021