The University of Queensland
Research Academic Staff Salary Schedule
Salary Schedule effective from 1 January 2017
(3.0% increase – all levels)
 
The salary schedules listed below do not include a UQ superannuation contribution to UniSuper, which may be 3%, the Superannuation Guarantee amount (9.5% from 1 July 2014) or 17% of each employee salary, depending on the conditions of employment.
 
Note: All the levels in the group can be appointed to any level of the adjacent salary range.
 
Level
(with funding body)
Salary Point
Full-Time Annual Rate
Full-Time Fortnightly Rate
Professorial Research Fellow (U Qld)
E
ARE101
$175,070.57
$6,710.44
NHMRC Senior Principal Res. Fellow (NHMRC)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Principal Research Fellow (U Qld)
D
ARD104
$149,731.41
$5,739.19
NHMRC Principal Research Fellow (NHMRC)
 
ARD103
$145,124.36
$5,562.60
 
 
ARD102
$140,516.76
$5,385.99
 
 
ARD101
$135,909.73
$5,209.41
 
 
 
 
 
Senior Research Fellow (U Qld)
C
ARC106
$130,150.91
$4,988.67
NHMRC Senior Research Fellow (NHMRC)
 
ARC105
$126,696.20
$4,856.25
 
 
ARC104
$123,241.45
$4,723.84
 
 
ARC103
$119,785.01
$4,591.35
 
 
ARC102
$116,330.29
$4,458.93
 
 
ARC101
$112,874.46
$4,326.47
 
 
 
 
 
NHMRC Research Scientist (NHMRC)
C
ARC201
$123,241.45
$4,723.84
 
 
 
 
 
Senior Research Officer Grade 2
C
ARC303
$119,785.01
$4,591.35
(U Qld)
 
ARC302
$116,330.29
$4,458.93
 
 
ARC301
$112,874.46
$4,326.47
 
 
 
 
 
Research Fellow (U Qld)
B
ARB106
$109,419.20
$4,194.03
Senior Research Officer Grade 1
 
ARB105
$105,963.84
$4,061.58
(U Qld)
 
ARB104
$102,508.60
$3,929.14
NHMRC Research Fellow (NHMRC)
 
ARB103
$99,053.30
$3,796.70
NHMRC Senior Research Officer (NHMRC)
 
ARB102
$95,597.98
$3,664.26
 
 
ARB101
$92,142.74
$3,531.82
 
 
 
 
 
Research Officer (U Qld)
A
ARA108
$87,535.13
$3,355.21
NHMRC Research Assistant
 
ARA107
$84,541.31
$3,240.46
Postdoctoral Research Fellows
 
ARA106**
$81,545.80
$3,125.64
 
 
ARA105
$78,552.03
$3,010.89
 
 
ARA104
$75,557.10
$2,896.10
 
 
ARA103
$71,870.77
$2,754.80
 
 
ARA102
$68,185.57
$2,613.55
 
 
ARA101
$64,533.50
$2,473.56
 
 
 
 
 
NHMRC Research Officer (NHMRC)
A
ARA403
$87,535.13
$3,355.21
 
 
ARA402
$84,541.31
$3,240.46
 
 
ARA401
$81,545.80
$3,125.64

**             Entry Level for PhD holders.

 

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