Salary scales

An overview of salary scales for academic and professional staff.

Academic salary scales

Effective 11 January 2021 there is a 2.5% increase in rates for staff covered by the MUCEA. For staff covered by the MUIEA, these rates apply from 22 February 2021.

Role Step Effective from 10 January 2022
Graduate Assistant $36,806
Tutor Step 1 $58,201
Step 2 $60,807
Step 3 $63,420
Step 4 $66,028
Step 5 $58,201
Step 6 $69,507
Step 7 $76,475
Senior Tutor Step 1 $75,595
Step 2 $78,206
Step 3 $80,816
Step 4 $83,428
Step 5 $86,034
Step 6 $88,652 Bar
Step 7 $91,258
English Language Teacher Step 1 $58,201
Step 2 $60,807
Step 3 $63,420
Step 4 $66,028
Step 5 $69,507
Step 6 $72,989
Step 7 $76,475
Senior English Language Teacher Step 1 $75,595
Step 2 $78,206
Step 3 $80,816
Step 4 $83,428
Step 5 $86,034
Step 6 $88,652 Bar
Step 7 $91,258
Assistant Lecturer/Junior Research Officer Step 1 $60,810
Step 2 $63,420
Step 3 $66,028
Lecturer/Research Officer Step 1 $75,595
Step 2 $78,206
Step 3 $80,817
Step 4 $83,427
Step 5 $86,035
Step 6 $88,647
Step 7 $91,256
Step 8 $93,867
Step 9 $96,477 Bar
Senior Lecturer/Senior Research Officer Range 1 $94,735 to $116,659 Bar
Range 2 $113,009 to $134,058 Bar
Associate Professor Range $125,188 to $146,236 Bar
Professor Range $146,065 to No Limit
Practicing Veterinarian/Professional Clinician Step 1 $75,595
Step 2 $78,206
Step 3 $80,817
Step 4 $83,427
Step 5 $86,035
Step 6 $88,647
Step 7 $91,256
Step 8 $93,867
Step 9 $96,477 Bar
Veterinary Intern $39,000
Veterinary Resident Step 1 $47,479
Step 2 $50,953
Step 3 $54,427
Senior Practicing Veterinarian/Professional Clinician Range 1 $94,735 to $116,659 Bar
Range 2 $113,009 to $134,059 Bar
Postdoctoral Fellow Step 1 $75,595
Step 2 $78,206
Step 3 $66,028
Step 4 $83,427
Step 5 $86,035
Step 6 $88,647
Step 7 $91,256

Professional salary scales

Effective 10 January 2022.

There is a 1.5% increase in rates for staff covered by the MUCEA. For staff covered by the MUIEA21, these rates apply from 22 February 2022.

Grade Minimum Maximum Standard increments Job evaluation points
Grade 1 $43,618 $47,137 $1,488 26 to 50
Grade 2 $44,216 $52,459 $1,550 51 to 75
Grade 3 $44,736 $59,300 $1,743 76 to 125
Grade 4 $45,257 $66,147 $1,775 126 to 175
Grade 5 $52,732 $74,509 $1,814 176 to 225
Grade 6 $62,568 $88,952 $2,029 226 to 275
Grade 7 $73,581 $103,400 $2,293 276 to 325
Grade 8 $87,737 $117,842 N/A 326 to 350