Salary Postdoctoral Researcher

Our data for salaries for postdoctoral researcher has been updated the last time on 16-01-2022. On 16-01-2022 the average salary for a postdoctoral researcher was £ 3,092. 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 £ 43,000 and the lowest are £ 30,000. The most common salaries for postdoctoral researcher are between £ 36,000 (25%) and £ 37,000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of £ 3,602 and a minimum of £ 2,503 with the most common monthly salaries for postdoctoral researcher between £ 2,983 and £ 3,093 per month or £ 17 and £ 17 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:

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

England – average salary £ 3,099

The top cities for postdoctoral researcher in England are:

  1. Torridge District £ 6,476 per month.
  2. Maple Cross £ 5,281 per month.
  3. Lugwardine £ 4,826 per month.
  4. Fownhope £ 4,826 per month.
  5. Malborough £ 4,663 per month.
  6. Powick £ 4,474 per month.
  7. Lawrence Weston £ 4,450 per month.
  8. Prince’S £ 4,449 per month.
  9. Bodicote £ 4,441 per month.
  10. Birkenhead And Tranmere £ 4,426 per month.
  11. Slade £ 4,317 per month.
  12. Litlington £ 4,249 per month.
  13. Hampstead Heath £ 4,247 per month.
  14. Wolston £ 4,246 per month.
  15. Datchworth £ 4,215 per month.
  16. Colney Heath £ 4,200 per month.
  17. Tooting Broadway Station £ 4,180 per month.
  18. Fetcham £ 4,177 per month.
  19. Willesden Junction Station £ 4,162 per month.
  20. London Borough Of Bromley £ 4,151 per month.
  21. Borough Station £ 4,108 per month.
  22. Arbury £ 4,051 per month.
  23. Wandsworth Common £ 3,986 per month.
  24. Frenchay £ 3,961 per month.
  25. Banwell £ 3,959 per month.
  26. Selmeston £ 3,959 per month.
  27. Merrow £ 3,952 per month.
  28. Waddon £ 3,931 per month.
  29. North Leigh £ 3,909 per month.
  30. Silvertown £ 3,870 per month.
  31. Selsdon £ 3,862 per month.
  32. Fittleworth £ 3,839 per month.
  33. Court £ 3,830 per month.
  34. Stonebridge £ 3,827 per month.
  35. Manor Park £ 3,825 per month.
  36. Didsbury West £ 3,817 per month.
  37. Dedham £ 3,817 per month.
  38. Star £ 3,816 per month.
  39. Isbourne £ 3,809 per month.
  40. The Beacon £ 3,802 per month.
  41. Ludgershall £ 3,802 per month.
  42. Belsize Park £ 3,801 per month.
  43. Bodiam £ 3,799 per month.
  44. Wisley £ 3,799 per month.
  45. Pound Hill £ 3,796 per month.
  46. Sunninghill And South Ascot £ 3,785 per month.
  47. Romsley £ 3,739 per month.
  48. Northgate £ 3,726 per month.
  49. Barnehurst £ 3,726 per month.
  50. Tyne And Wear £ 3,724 per month.
  51. Well £ 3,701 per month.
  52. Reed £ 3,700 per month.
  53. Churt £ 3,684 per month.
  54. Enstone £ 3,682 per month.
  55. London Borough Of Enfield £ 3,669 per month.
  56. Elmbridge District £ 3,662 per month.
  57. Lodsworth £ 3,649 per month.
  58. Grafton Underwood £ 3,633 per month.
  59. Yeo Valley £ 3,628 per month.
  60. Bradfield £ 3,626 per month.
  61. Cherry Hinton £ 3,624 per month.
  62. Peak District National Park £ 3,622 per month.
  63. Charlton Kings £ 3,615 per month.
  64. Molesworth £ 3,612 per month.
  65. Findern £ 3,605 per month.
  66. Woodlands £ 3,586 per month.
  67. Hurst £ 3,579 per month.
  68. Lidlington £ 3,577 per month.
  69. Cliffe £ 3,572 per month.
  70. Aldham £ 3,570 per month.
  71. West Horsley £ 3,567 per month.
  72. Madehurst £ 3,565 per month.
  73. Little Dunmow £ 3,561 per month.
  74. Alexandra Palace £ 3,554 per month.
  75. Woodside £ 3,552 per month.
  76. Wood Street £ 3,551 per month.
  77. Brompton £ 3,551 per month.
  78. West Grinstead £ 3,551 per month.
  79. Lea Marston £ 3,547 per month.
  80. Hildenborough £ 3,543 per month.
  81. Rougham £ 3,541 per month.
  82. High Barnet £ 3,530 per month.
  83. Moor Park £ 3,530 per month.
  84. Grafham £ 3,526 per month.
  85. Oulton Broad £ 3,525 per month.
  86. Chalk Farm £ 3,519 per month.
  87. Landbeach £ 3,512 per month.
  88. Barnwell £ 3,511 per month.
  89. Woodham £ 3,495 per month.
  90. Buckden £ 3,494 per month.
  91. Hallen £ 3,491 per month.
  92. Egham £ 3,266 per month.
  93. Hatfield £ 3,134 per month.
  94. London £ 3,032 per month.
  95. Huntingdon £ 3,000 per month.
  96. Norwich £ 2,983 per month.
  97. Oxford £ 2,817 per month.
  98. Bath £ 2,521 per month.
  99. Plymouth £ 2,517 per month.
  100. Twickenham £ 2,503 per month.

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Northern Ireland – average salary £ 3,107

The top cities for postdoctoral researcher in Northern Ireland are:

  1. Swatragh £ 4,255 per month.
  2. Wick £ 3,847 per month.
  3. Altrincham £ 3,791 per month.
  4. Ashfield £ 3,772 per month.
  5. Witney £ 3,524 per month.
  6. Bath £ 3,473 per month.
  7. Greater London £ 3,452 per month.
  8. Ballymoney District £ 3,428 per month.
  9. Magherafelt District £ 3,412 per month.
  10. Gloucester £ 3,397 per month.
  11. Fort William £ 3,352 per month.
  12. Chester £ 3,339 per month.
  13. Dunoon £ 3,297 per month.
  14. Wimborne £ 3,286 per month.
  15. Portree £ 3,257 per month.
  16. Golspie £ 3,234 per month.
  17. Bromley £ 3,228 per month.
  18. Campbeltown £ 3,216 per month.
  19. Helensburgh £ 3,203 per month.
  20. Glasgow £ 3,201 per month.
  21. Oban £ 3,195 per month.
  22. Newbury £ 3,175 per month.
  23. Killinchy £ 3,165 per month.
  24. Larne District £ 3,163 per month.
  25. Bedford £ 3,157 per month.
  26. Ulster £ 3,152 per month.
  27. Slough £ 3,150 per month.
  28. Horsham £ 3,145 per month.
  29. Camborne £ 3,126 per month.
  30. Strangford £ 3,125 per month.
  31. Chapeltown £ 3,116 per month.
  32. Irvinestown £ 3,112 per month.
  33. Lochgilphead £ 3,106 per month.
  34. Bracknell £ 3,103 per month.
  35. Ballygawley £ 3,100 per month.
  36. Keady £ 3,100 per month.
  37. High Wycombe £ 3,098 per month.
  38. Burgess Hill £ 3,095 per month.
  39. Armagh District £ 3,092 per month.
  40. Broadford £ 3,089 per month.
  41. Royal Tunbridge Wells £ 3,081 per month.
  42. Hereford £ 3,076 per month.
  43. Hyde Park £ 3,072 per month.
  44. United Kingdom £ 3,072 per month.
  45. West Midlands £ 3,061 per month.
  46. Southend-On-Sea £ 3,059 per month.
  47. Crawley £ 3,054 per month.
  48. West London £ 3,053 per month.
  49. Newry (South Down Section) £ 3,045 per month.
  50. Oxford £ 3,039 per month.
  51. Dromore £ 3,038 per month.
  52. Blandford Forum £ 3,032 per month.
  53. Fairfield £ 3,027 per month.
  54. Dungannon And South Tyrone £ 3,024 per month.
  55. England £ 3,022 per month.
  56. Church Hill £ 3,019 per month.
  57. Dungiven £ 3,017 per month.
  58. Sprucefield £ 3,016 per month.
  59. Parkgate £ 3,013 per month.
  60. Swansea £ 3,010 per month.
  61. Folkestone £ 3,010 per month.
  62. Cheltenham £ 3,010 per month.
  63. Dunfermline £ 3,010 per month.
  64. Glengormley £ 3,010 per month.
  65. Enfield £ 3,008 per month.
  66. Newmarket £ 3,001 per month.
  67. Thurso £ 3,000 per month.
  68. Castlereagh District £ 2,997 per month.
  69. Augher £ 2,992 per month.
  70. Cullybackey £ 2,990 per month.
  71. Clough £ 2,985 per month.
  72. Clogher £ 2,978 per month.
  73. Antrim District £ 2,977 per month.
  74. Taunton £ 2,967 per month.
  75. Welwyn Garden City £ 2,963 per month.
  76. Portstewart £ 2,961 per month.
  77. Loughborough £ 2,961 per month.
  78. Andover £ 2,960 per month.
  79. Basildon £ 2,959 per month.
  80. Chelmsford £ 2,959 per month.
  81. Argyllshire £ 2,957 per month.
  82. Truro £ 2,956 per month.
  83. Daventry £ 2,956 per month.
  84. Mansfield £ 2,952 per month.
  85. Moneymore £ 2,951 per month.
  86. Brighton £ 2,949 per month.
  87. Seapatrick £ 2,948 per month.
  88. Luton £ 2,930 per month.
  89. Square £ 2,928 per month.
  90. Stafford £ 2,924 per month.
  91. Newtownbreda £ 2,923 per month.
  92. Comber £ 2,921 per month.
  93. Loughbrickland £ 2,921 per month.
  94. Ballyclare £ 2,921 per month.
  95. Walsall £ 2,920 per month.
  96. Ballycastle £ 2,919 per month.
  97. Castlereagh £ 2,919 per month.
  98. Garvagh £ 2,919 per month.
  99. Newry (South Armagh Section) £ 2,919 per month.
  100. Whiteabbey £ 2,910 per month.

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Scotland – average salary £ 3,010

The top cities for postdoctoral researcher in Scotland are:

  1. Kinloss £ 5,127 per month.
  2. Partick West £ 4,004 per month.
  3. Inverclyde £ 3,957 per month.
  4. Grantshouse £ 3,861 per month.
  5. Reading £ 3,800 per month.
  6. Banffshire £ 3,715 per month.
  7. Kinghorn £ 3,587 per month.
  8. Garthdee £ 3,586 per month.
  9. Scottish Borders £ 3,550 per month.
  10. Ross And Cromarty £ 3,531 per month.
  11. Currie £ 3,463 per month.
  12. Pencaitland £ 3,432 per month.
  13. New Cumnock £ 3,427 per month.
  14. Mallaig £ 3,365 per month.
  15. Slamannan £ 3,360 per month.
  16. Killearn £ 3,309 per month.
  17. Gartcosh £ 3,306 per month.
  18. Neilston £ 3,287 per month.
  19. Dunfermline Central £ 3,272 per month.
  20. Ecclefechan £ 3,251 per month.
  21. Cambridge £ 3,245 per month.
  22. Burgh £ 3,245 per month.
  23. Loch Bog £ 3,240 per month.
  24. Turnhouse £ 3,236 per month.
  25. Torridon £ 3,213 per month.
  26. Rhu £ 3,206 per month.
  27. Mount Vernon £ 3,201 per month.
  28. Strontian £ 3,189 per month.
  29. Dailly £ 3,181 per month.
  30. Kirkintilloch East And Twechar £ 3,175 per month.
  31. Bromley £ 3,171 per month.
  32. Granton £ 3,167 per month.
  33. Fort Augustus £ 3,166 per month.
  34. Kirkton Of Tealing £ 3,165 per month.
  35. Aberdour £ 3,165 per month.
  36. Lamlash £ 3,162 per month.
  37. Kennoway £ 3,159 per month.
  38. Fife £ 3,147 per month.
  39. Highland £ 3,142 per month.
  40. Millport £ 3,142 per month.
  41. Garelochhead £ 3,141 per month.
  42. North Lanarkshire £ 3,138 per month.
  43. Balquhidder £ 3,137 per month.
  44. Brodick £ 3,121 per month.
  45. Muir Of Ord £ 3,116 per month.
  46. Dufftown £ 3,116 per month.
  47. Abington £ 3,107 per month.
  48. Kirkton £ 3,097 per month.
  49. Scotstoun £ 3,094 per month.
  50. Oxford £ 3,093 per month.
  51. Clackmannanshire Central £ 3,088 per month.
  52. Cleland £ 3,088 per month.
  53. Islay £ 3,084 per month.
  54. Fife Keith £ 3,078 per month.
  55. The Meadows £ 3,070 per month.
  56. Ford £ 3,058 per month.
  57. West Lothian £ 3,057 per month.
  58. Dounreay £ 3,057 per month.
  59. Auchinleck £ 3,057 per month.
  60. Menstrie £ 3,057 per month.
  61. Caithness-Shire £ 3,057 per month.
  62. Wilton £ 3,057 per month.
  63. Gorebridge £ 3,054 per month.
  64. Inverness Central £ 3,054 per month.
  65. Isle Of Benbecula £ 3,051 per month.
  66. Douglas £ 3,051 per month.
  67. Chryston £ 3,050 per month.
  68. Glenfarg £ 3,049 per month.
  69. Whitehouse £ 3,045 per month.
  70. Meigle £ 3,038 per month.
  71. Craigmillar £ 3,038 per month.
  72. Coulport £ 3,027 per month.
  73. Strichen £ 3,026 per month.
  74. New Deer £ 3,025 per month.
  75. Cameron Bridge £ 3,024 per month.
  76. Muthill £ 3,023 per month.
  77. Belfast £ 3,014 per month.
  78. Braemar £ 3,004 per month.
  79. Finnieston £ 2,997 per month.
  80. Chirnside £ 2,994 per month.
  81. Isle Of Barra £ 2,993 per month.
  82. Wemyss Bay £ 2,993 per month.
  83. Killin £ 2,993 per month.
  84. Tarbert £ 2,993 per month.
  85. Isle Of Arran £ 2,993 per month.
  86. Shetland £ 2,993 per month.
  87. Earlston £ 2,993 per month.
  88. Moffat £ 2,991 per month.
  89. Maidstone £ 2,991 per month.
  90. Milltimber £ 2,986 per month.
  91. Isle Of Lewis £ 2,984 per month.
  92. Newtonmore £ 2,984 per month.
  93. Shieldhall £ 2,981 per month.
  94. Cairndow £ 2,981 per month.
  95. Springfield £ 2,978 per month.
  96. Stow £ 2,978 per month.
  97. Hatton £ 2,978 per month.
  98. Norham £ 2,973 per month.
  99. Symington £ 2,972 per month.
  100. Dundee £ 2,860 per month.

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Wales – average salary £ 3,134

The top cities for postdoctoral researcher in Wales are:

  1. Kerry £ 5,787 per month.
  2. Merthyr £ 4,032 per month.
  3. Oxwich £ 3,863 per month.
  4. Llandegveth £ 3,854 per month.
  5. Pembrokeshire Coast National Park £ 3,704 per month.
  6. Glyndwr £ 3,688 per month.
  7. Bow Street £ 3,638 per month.
  8. Caersws £ 3,574 per month.
  9. Llwynypia £ 3,546 per month.
  10. Margam £ 3,546 per month.
  11. Cwmfelinfach £ 3,488 per month.
  12. Brecknockshire £ 3,418 per month.
  13. Llanfyllin £ 3,411 per month.
  14. Llandderfel £ 3,323 per month.
  15. Hendy £ 3,302 per month.
  16. Llandough £ 3,251 per month.
  17. Laugharne £ 3,238 per month.
  18. Tal-Y-Cafn £ 3,219 per month.
  19. Seven Sisters £ 3,217 per month.
  20. Chirk £ 3,199 per month.
  21. Dafen £ 3,197 per month.
  22. Home Based £ 3,176 per month.
  23. Exeter £ 3,154 per month.
  24. Aberporth £ 3,152 per month.
  25. Middlesbrough £ 3,149 per month.
  26. Tumble £ 3,146 per month.
  27. Cambridge £ 3,145 per month.
  28. Deiniolen £ 3,121 per month.
  29. Coity £ 3,117 per month.
  30. Llanidloes £ 3,113 per month.
  31. Valley £ 3,113 per month.
  32. Caerleon £ 3,112 per month.
  33. Talacre £ 3,112 per month.
  34. Penrhyndeudraeth £ 3,109 per month.
  35. Rossett £ 3,107 per month.
  36. Hensol £ 3,104 per month.
  37. Llanharan £ 3,103 per month.
  38. Capel-Curig £ 3,101 per month.
  39. Gresford £ 3,100 per month.
  40. Pontardawe £ 3,092 per month.
  41. Portskewett £ 3,092 per month.
  42. Greenfield £ 3,090 per month.
  43. Sarn £ 3,078 per month.
  44. Aberbeeg £ 3,077 per month.
  45. Llanbadarn-Fawr £ 3,077 per month.
  46. Magor £ 3,076 per month.
  47. Tintern £ 3,073 per month.
  48. Hope £ 3,064 per month.
  49. Swindon £ 3,063 per month.
  50. Arddleen £ 3,055 per month.
  51. Tir-Y-Berth £ 3,051 per month.
  52. Acton Park £ 3,049 per month.
  53. Llanfairfechan £ 3,041 per month.
  54. Oxford £ 3,039 per month.
  55. Llansanffraid Glan Conwy £ 3,024 per month.
  56. Dale £ 3,018 per month.
  57. Penley £ 3,014 per month.
  58. Leicester £ 3,010 per month.
  59. Glasgow £ 3,010 per month.
  60. Coventry £ 3,010 per month.
  61. Rumney £ 3,008 per month.
  62. Tondu £ 3,002 per month.
  63. Hay £ 3,000 per month.
  64. Brawdy £ 2,998 per month.
  65. Dolgarrog £ 2,994 per month.
  66. Pontnewydd £ 2,993 per month.
  67. Wrexham Industrial Estate £ 2,990 per month.
  68. Marchwiel £ 2,969 per month.
  69. Llangennech £ 2,966 per month.
  70. Pendine £ 2,959 per month.
  71. Duffryn £ 2,957 per month.
  72. Y Felinheli £ 2,951 per month.
  73. Broughton £ 2,951 per month.
  74. West Glamorgan £ 2,948 per month.
  75. Llandaff £ 2,948 per month.
  76. Ystradgynlais £ 2,948 per month.
  77. Hawarden £ 2,944 per month.
  78. Beddgelert £ 2,933 per month.
  79. Gaerwen £ 2,933 per month.
  80. Crosshands £ 2,932 per month.
  81. Harlech £ 2,926 per month.
  82. Ewloe £ 2,923 per month.
  83. Betws-Y-Coed £ 2,921 per month.
  84. Risca £ 2,921 per month.
  85. Llandarcy £ 2,919 per month.
  86. Holt £ 2,919 per month.
  87. Glyn-Neath £ 2,918 per month.
  88. Shotton £ 2,916 per month.
  89. Rhuddlan £ 2,916 per month.
  90. Saltney £ 2,916 per month.
  91. Clwyd £ 2,916 per month.
  92. Wenvoe £ 2,916 per month.
  93. Cogan £ 2,913 per month.
  94. Whitchurch £ 2,913 per month.
  95. Norton £ 2,910 per month.
  96. Coedpoeth £ 2,903 per month.
  97. Caernarfonshire £ 2,901 per month.
  98. Bronllys £ 2,900 per month.
  99. Flintshire £ 2,898 per month.
  100. Reading £ 2,896 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
England £ 37,000 £ 3,099 £ 17.88
Northern Ireland £ 37,000 £ 3,107 £ 17.93
Scotland £ 36,000 £ 3,010 £ 17.37
Wales £ 38,000 £ 3,134 £ 18.08

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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 £ 35,000 £ 2,912 £ 672 £ 16.8
Postdoctoral Research Fellow £ 38,000 £ 3,129 £ 722 £ 18.06
Researcher £ 30,000 £ 2,487 £ 573 £ 14.35

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