Worker counts

University of Nevada, Reno worker counts by year

Total number of academic faculty
Academic faculty total 1,075 1,082 1,079 1,049 1,013
Academic faculty 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
Non-tenure track 370 358 356 343 329
Tenure track 260 292 315 306 278
Tenured 445 432 408 400 406
Total number of administrative faculty
Administrative faculty total 1,121 1,204 1,156 1,086 1,054
Administrative faculty 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
Non-tenure track 1,091 1,172 1,124 1,058 1,025
Tenured 30 32 32 28 29
Total number of other employee types
Other employee types total 5,456 5,195 6,289 6,100 5,813
Other employee types 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
Classified 943 1,038 1,066 1,052 1,036
Temporary hourly 254 255 339 337 342
Graduate assistant 1,215 1,104 1,129 1,051 1,004
Letter of appointment 805 763 904 937 873
Medical resident 133 145 147 145 136
Postdoctoral scholars 109 106 93 87 92
Student workers 1,997 1,784 2,611 2,491 2,330
Totals by employee type
Employee total 7,652 7,481 8,524 8,235 7,880
Employee summary 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
Academic faculty 1,075 1,082 1,079 1,049 1,013
Administrative faculty 1,121 1,204 1,156 1,086 1,054
Other 5,456 5,195 6,289 6,100 5,813
Total number of all University employees
Worker Total 11,005 10,434 11,192 10,417 9,487
Type 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
Contingent workers (volunteers) 3,353 2,953 2,668 2,182 1,607
Employee total 7,652 7,481 8,524 8,235 7,880

Worker census is conducted on September 30th of each year.