These salary schedules are effective from 1 January 2017.

The salary schedules listed do not include a UQ superannuation contribution to UniSuper.

All levels in a group can be appointed to any level of the adjacent salary range.

Level E

Level (with funding body) Salary point Full-time annual rate Full-time fortnightly rate
Professorial Research Fellow (UQ)
NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellow (NHMRC)
ARE101 $175,070.57 $6710.44

Level D

Level (with funding body) Salary point Full-time annual rate Full-time fortnightly rate
Principal Research Fellow (UQ) ARD104 $149,731.41 $5739.19
NHMRC Principal Research Fellow (NHMRC) ARD103 $145,124.36 $5562.60
ARD102 $140,516.76 $5385.99
ARD101 $135,909.73 $5209.41

Level C

Level (with funding body) Salary point Full-time annual rate Full-time fortnightly rate
Senior Research Fellow (UQ) ARC106 $130,150.91 $4988.67
NHMRC Senior Research Fellow (NHMRC) ARC105 $126,696.20 $4856.25
ARC104 $123,241.45 $4723.84
ARC103 $119,785.01 $4591.35
ARC102 $116,330.29 $4458.93
ARC101 $112,874.46 $4326.47
NHMRC Research Scientist (NHMRC) ARC201 $123,241.45 $4723.84
Senior Research Officer Grade 2 (UQ) ARC303 $119,785.01 $4591.35
ARC302 $116,330.29 $4458.93
ARC301 $112,874.46 $4326.47

Level B

Level (with funding body) Salary point Full-time annual rate Full-time fortnightly rate
Research Fellow (UQ) ARB106 $109,419.20 $4194.03
Senior Research Officer Grade 1 (UQ) ARB105 $105,963.84 $4061.58
ARB104 $102,508.60 $3929.14
NHMRC Research Fellow (NHMRC) ARB103 $99,053.30 $3796.70
NHMRC Senior Research Officer (NHMRC) ARB102 $95,597.98 $3664.26
ARB101 $92,142.74 $3531.82

Level A

Level (with funding body) Salary point Full-time annual rate Full-time fortnightly rate
Research Officer (UQ) ARA108 $87,535.13 $3355.21
NHMRC Research Assistant ARA107 $84,541.31 $3240.46
Postdoctoral Research Fellows ARA106 $81,545.80 $3125.64
ARA105 $78,552.03 $3010.89
ARA104 $75,557.10 $2896.10
ARA103 $71,870.77 $2754.80
ARA102 $68,185.57 $2613.55
ARA101 $64,533.50 $2473.56
NHMRC Research Officer (NHMRC) ARA403 $87,535.13 $3355.21
ARA402 $84,541.31 $3240.46
ARA401 $81,545.80 $3125.64

The ARA106 salary point in the Postdoctoral Research Fellows level is entry level for PhD holders.