The University of Queensland
Research Academic Staff
Salary Schedule effective from 1 January 2009

(4% increase - all levels)

The salary schedules listed below do not include a UQ superannuation contribution to UniSuper, which may be 3%, 9% or 17% of each employee salary, depending on the conditions of employment.

LEVEL  

CLASSIFICATION (with funding body)

 

SALARY RANGE

   

All the classifications in the following group can be appointed to any level of the adjacent salary range. 

 

Salary Level

Actual
Fortnight

Rate per Annum

E  

Professorial Res. Fellow (U Qld)

 
 
 
 
    NHMRC Senior Principal Res. Fellow (NHMRC)  
01

$5,168.43

$134,840.59
   
E   NHMRC Australia Fellow  
 
$10,213.46
$266,462.00
   
   

All the classifications in the following group can be appointed to any level of the adjacent salary range. 

 
Salary Level
Actual
Fortnight
Rate per Annum
D   Principal Res. Fellow (U Qld)  
04
$4,420.36
$115,324.20
    NHMRC Principal Res. Fellow (NHMRC)  
03
$4,284.35
$111,775.81
       
02
$4,148.33
$108,227.01
       
01
$4,012.32
$104,678.64
   
    All the classifications in each of the following groups can be appointed to any level of the corresponding salary range.  
Salary Level
Actual
Fortnight
Rate per Annum
C   Senior Res. Fellow (U Qld)  
06
$3,842.31
$100,243.16
    NHMRC Senior Res. Fellow (NHMRC)  
05
$3,740.32
$97,582.30
       
04
$3,638.33
$94,921.43
       
03
$3,536.29
$92,259.26
       
02
$3,434.30
$89,598.40
       
01
$3,332.27
$86,936.71
   
C   NHMRC Res. Scientist (NHMRC)  
01
$3,638.33
$94,921.43
   
C   Senior Res. Officer Grade 2 (U Qld)  
03
$3,536.29
$92,259.26
       
02
$3,434.30
$89,598.40
       
01
$3,332.27
$86,936.71
   
    All the classifications in each of the following groups can be appointed to any level of the corresponding salary range.  
Salary Level
Actual
Fortnight
Rate per Annum
B   Res. Fellow (U Qld)  
06
$3,230.27
$84,275.44
    Senior Res. Officer Grade 1 (U Qld)  
05
$3,128.26
$81,614.10
    NHMRC Res. Fellow (NHMRC)  
04
$3,026.25
$78,952.84
    NHMRC Senior Res. Officer (NHMRC)  
03
$2,924.25
$76,291.55
       
02
$2,822.24
$73,630.24
       
01
$2,720.23
$70,968.99
   
   

All the classifications in each of the following groups can be appointed to any level of the corresponding salary range.

 
Salary Level
Actual
Fortnight
Rate per
Annum
A   Res. Officer (U Qld)  
08
$2,584.21
$67,420.18
    NHMRC Research Assistant   
07
$2,495.82
$65,114.31
    Postdoctoral Research Fellows  
06 **
$2,407.39
$62,807.16
       
05
$2,319.01
$60,501.33
       
04
$2,230.59
$58,194.62
    ** Entry level for PHD holders  
03
$2,121.77
$55,355.38
       
02
$2,012.97
$52,517.00
       
01
$1,905.16
$49,704.15
   
A   NHMRC Res. Officer (NHMRC)  
03
$2,584.21
$67,420.18
       
02
$2,495.82
$65,114.31
       
01
$2,407.39
$62,807.16
Authorised by
Director, Human Resource Division 
September 2008