Salary Postdoctoral Researcher

Our data for salaries for postdoctoral researcher has been updated the last time on 03-02-2022. On 03-02-2022 the average salary for a postdoctoral researcher was $ 7,304. The data on Jobsking.com has been composed by data analysts from millions of vacancies combined with own data.

The highest measured yearly salaries for postdoctoral researcher are $ 97,000 and the lowest are $ 85,000. The most common salaries for postdoctoral researcher are between $ 85,000 (25%) and $ 86,000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of $ 8,083 and a minimum of $ 7,094 with the most common monthly salaries for postdoctoral researcher between $ 7,094 and $ 7,195 per month or $ 40 and $ 41 per hour.

 
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Highest salary for postdoctoral researcher in regions and cities

We see a large discrepancy in the salaries for postdoctoral researcher based on regions and cities. Below the salaries for postdoctoral researcher are compared:

New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

New South Wales – average salary $ 9,245

The top cities for postdoctoral researcher salaries in New South Wales are:

  1. Remote In New Southles $ 10,460 per month.
  2. Tennant Creek $ 10,191 per month.
  3. Lightning Ridge $ 10,052 per month.
  4. Wanganella $ 9,843 per month.
  5. Lucas Heights $ 9,077 per month.
  6. Wollstonecraft $ 9,036 per month.
  7. Beverley Park $ 8,605 per month.
  8. Coniston $ 8,565 per month.
  9. Pittwater $ 8,538 per month.
  10. Sydney $ 8,083 per month.

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Northern Territory – average salary $ 6,427

The top cities for postdoctoral researcher salaries in Northern Territory are:

  1. East Arnhem Shire $ 8,223 per month.
  2. Yirrkala $ 7,604 per month.
  3. Perth $ 7,297 per month.
  4. Nhulunbuy $ 6,996 per month.
  5. Amoonguna $ 6,928 per month.
  6. Casuarina $ 6,585 per month.
  7. Stuart Park $ 6,206 per month.
  8. Palmerston $ 5,143 per month.
  9. Fannie Bay $ 4,786 per month.
  10. Tiwi $ 4,507 per month.

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Queensland – average salary $ 8,279

The top cities for postdoctoral researcher salaries in Queensland are:

  1. Kuraby $ 9,493 per month.
  2. Miles $ 8,523 per month.
  3. Barcaldine $ 8,445 per month.
  4. Woody Point $ 8,279 per month.
  5. Gin Gin $ 8,276 per month.
  6. Bribie Island $ 8,112 per month.
  7. Peregian Springs $ 8,026 per month.
  8. Thornlands $ 7,908 per month.
  9. Peregian Beach $ 7,897 per month.
  10. Hookswood $ 7,830 per month.

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South Australia – average salary $ 8,490

The top cities for postdoctoral researcher salaries in South Australia are:

  1. Angle Park $ 12,332 per month.
  2. Hackney $ 8,844 per month.
  3. Campbelltown $ 8,569 per month.
  4. Monash $ 8,049 per month.
  5. Salisbury East $ 8,033 per month.
  6. Kimba $ 8,024 per month.
  7. Bruce $ 7,933 per month.
  8. Solomontown $ 7,822 per month.
  9. Yorketown $ 7,686 per month.
  10. Enfield $ 7,608 per month.

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Tasmania – average salary $ 7,361

The top cities for postdoctoral researcher salaries in Tasmania are:

  1. Risdon $ 8,641 per month.
  2. Strahan $ 8,349 per month.
  3. New Town $ 7,320 per month.
  4. Port Arthur $ 7,248 per month.
  5. Queenstown $ 7,206 per month.
  6. Beaconsfield $ 7,196 per month.
  7. Flinders Island $ 7,123 per month.
  8. St Marys $ 7,123 per month.
  9. National Park $ 6,736 per month.
  10. Detention River $ 6,671 per month.

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Victoria – average salary $ 7,125

The top cities for postdoctoral researcher salaries in Victoria are:

  1. Beaufort $ 9,339 per month.
  2. City Of Boroondara $ 8,870 per month.
  3. Fulham $ 8,782 per month.
  4. Thompson $ 8,717 per month.
  5. Corryong $ 8,602 per month.
  6. Barkly $ 8,350 per month.
  7. Deepdene $ 8,350 per month.
  8. Malvern East $ 8,350 per month.
  9. Aspendale Gardens $ 8,259 per month.
  10. Melbourne $ 7,094 per month.

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Western Australia – average salary $ 9,438

The top cities for postdoctoral researcher salaries in Western Australia are:

  1. Bateman $ 13,386 per month.
  2. West Kalgoorlie $ 13,185 per month.
  3. Koolyanobbing $ 11,380 per month.
  4. Port Kennedy $ 8,285 per month.
  5. Fitzroy Crossing $ 8,127 per month.
  6. Padbury $ 8,073 per month.
  7. Munster $ 8,004 per month.
  8. Denmark $ 7,994 per month.
  9. Williams $ 7,985 per month.
  10. Baynton $ 7,965 per month.

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Salary postdoctoral researcher per year, month and hour

If you prefer to look at the salaries for postdoctoral researcher based on year salaries or per hour, then you can compare those in the following chart with the monthly salaries and broken down by region.

Region Yearly salary Monthly salary Hourly salary
New South Wales $ 111,000 $ 9,245 $ 53.34
Northern Territory $ 77,000 $ 6,427 $ 37.08
Queensland $ 99,000 $ 8,279 $ 47.77
South Australia $ 102,000 $ 8,490 $ 48.98
Tasmania $ 88,000 $ 7,361 $ 42.47
Victoria $ 86,000 $ 7,125 $ 41.11
Western Australia $ 113,000 $ 9,438 $ 54.45

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More salaries for professions such as postdoctoral researcher

Compare the salary for postdoctoral researcher with other professions in the industry. Is the profession you are looking for not listed? Then use the search function at the top of the page to find your salary.

Job Title Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Salary Hourly Salary
Postdoctoral Research Associate $ 96,000 $ 7,991 $ 1,844 $ 46.11
Postdoctoral Research Fellow $ 96,000 $ 7,983 $ 1,842 $ 46.06
Researcher $ 55,000 $ 4,552 $ 1,050 $ 26.26
Postdoctoral Fellow $ 97,000 $ 8,124 $ 1,874 $ 46.87

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