Salary Minimums

The University establishes minimum full-time monthly rates at which a unit pays faculty, librarians, and other academic personnel. The salary floors apply to persons appointed into permanent positions as well as to those in temporary, visiting, acting, affiliate, or clinical positions. The appropriate salary is based on the candidate’s training, experience and other qualifications.

Reference: UW Policy Directory, Faculty Code, Chapter 24

The minimum rates effective September 1, 2015, are as follows:

9-month rate 12-month rate
Research Associates, Teaching Associates, Acting Instructors, Senior
Fellows and Academic Staff
$3,396 $3,145
Lecturers, Artists in Residence, and Librarians $3,672 $3,401
Assistant Professor (including WOT, Research and Clinical) $5,124 $4,699
Associate Professor (including WOT, Research and Clinical) $5,577 $5,112
Professor (including WOT, Research and Clinical) $6,621 $6,070

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