The University of Queensland
Research Academic Staff

Effective date:    1 January 2011
(4% increase)

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
(with funding body)
Salary
Point
Actual Fortnightly
Rate Per
Annum
All the levels in the group can be appointed to any level of the adjacent salary range




Professorial Research Fellow (U Qld)
E
01
$5,592.32
$145,899.68
NHMRC Senior Principal Res. Fellow (NHMRC)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NHMRC Australia Fellow*
E
 
$10,589.60
$276,275.00
 
 
 
 
 
Principal Research Fellow (U Qld)
D
04
$4,782.91
$124,782.62
NHMRC Principal Research Fellow (NHMRC)
 
03
$4,635.75
$120,943.22
 
 
02
$4,488.56
$117,103.36
 
 
01
$4,341.40
$113,263.96
 
 
 
 
 
Senior Research Fellow (U Qld)
C
06
$4,157.44
$108,464.70
NHMRC Senior Research Fellow (NHMRC)
 
05
$4,047.09
$105,585.62
 
 
04
$3,936.73
$102,706.51
 
 
03
$3,826.33
$99,826.00
 
 
02
$3,715.96
$96,946.91
 
 
01
$3,605.58
$94,066.91
 
 
 
 
 
NHMRC Research Scientist (NHMRC)
C
01
$3,936.73
$102,706.51
 
 
 
 
 
Senior Research Officer Grade 2 (U Qld)
C
03
$3,826.33
$99,826.00
 
 
02
$3,715.96
$96,946.91
 
 
01
$3,605.58
$94,066.91
 
 
 
 
 
Research Fellow (U Qld)
B
06
$3,495.20
$91,187.38
Senior Research Officer Grade 1 (U Qld)
 
05
$3,384.83
$88,307.76
NHMRC Research Fellow (NHMRC)
 
04
$3,274.46
$85,428.24
NHMRC Senior Research Officer (NHMRC)
 
03
$3,164.09
$82,548.68
 
 
02
$3,053.71
$79,669.10
 
 
01
$2,943.34
$76,789.59
 
 
 
 
 
Research Officer (U Qld)
A
08
$2,796.15
$72,949.71
NHMRC Research Assistant
 
07
$2,700.53
$70,454.73
Postdoctoral Research Fellows
 
    06**
$2,604.84
$67,958.35
 
 
05
$2,509.21
$65,463.41
 
 
04
$2,413.54
$62,967.51
 
 
03
$2,295.79
$59,895.41
 
 
02
$2,178.07
$56,824.24
 
 
01
$2,061.40
$53,780.68
 
 
 
 
 
NHMRC Research Officer (NHMRC)
A
03
$2,796.15
$72,949.71
 
 
02
$2,700.53
$70,454.73
 
 
01
$2,604.84
$67,958.35

 
 
* The 4% increase does not apply to the NHMRC Australia Fellow level.
**Entry Level for PhD holders