The salary schedules are effective for The University of Queensland Enterprise Agreement 2018-2021. 

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

Continuing and fixed-term language teachers

Effective from 1 January 2021

Salary level Full-time annual rate Full-time fortnightly rate
Level 1 $62,819.21 $2,407.85
Level 2 $63,872.80 $2,448.24
Level 3 $65,773.29 $2,521.08
Level 4 $67,937.17 $2,604.03
Level 5 $71,300.50 $2,732.94
Level 6 $73,541.39 $2,818.83
Level 7 $75,786.30 $2,904.88
Level 8 $78,029.22 $2,990.85
Level 9 $80,286.31 $3,077.37
Level 10 $83,189.72 $3,188.65
Level 11 $85,892.55 $3,292.25
Level 12 $88,279.27 $3,383.74


Casual language teachers

Teaching

The casual hourly rate incorporates 25% loading.

Teaching rate Casual hourly rate
1 Jan 21
Casual hourly rate
31 Jan 20
Casual hourly rate
28 Feb 19
Casual hourly rate
31 Mar 18
Rate 1 $80.02 $78.45 $76.99 $75.55
Rate 2 $81.62 $80.02 $78.53 $77.06
Rate 3 $85.78 $84.10 $82.53 $80.99
Rate 4 $87.49 $85.78 $84.18 $82.61

Rate 2 is set at 102% of Rate 1.

Rate 3 is set at 107.2% of Rate 1.

Rate 4 is set at 102% of Rate 3.

Non-teaching

Non-teaching rate Casual hourly rate
1 Jan 21
Casual hourly rate
31 Jan 20
Casual hourly rate
28 Feb 19
Casual hourly rate
31 Mar 18
Rate 1 $42.11 $41.29 $40.52 $39.76
Rate 2 $42.96 $42.11 $41.33 $40.56
Rate 3 $45.15 $44.26 $43.44 $42.63
Rate 4 $46.05 $45.15 $44.30 $43.48

The non-teaching rate is set at 52.63% of the relevant teaching rate.

The casual hourly rate incorporates 25% loading.

Position of responsibility allowance

Annual level/Course Convenor allowances for continuing and fixed-term language teachers

Level Annual rate
1 Jan 21
Annual rate
31 Jan 20
Annual rate
28 Feb 19
Annual rate
31 Mar 18
Level 1 $3,434.60 $3,367.72 $3,304.91 $3,242.93
Level 2 $6,869.19 $6,735.43 $6,609.83 $6,485.85
Level 3 $10,303.79 $10,103.15 $9,914.74 $9,728.78