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Updated: 18 Oct 2014
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Harvard University
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Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138
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How This Employer Pays
Harvard University typically pays its employees
above market
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 32 Harvard University votes.
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[-]Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (6)
$60,253 - $199,885  
[-]Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (6)
Salary$58,363 - $189,442  
Bonus$434.90 - $16,991  
Total Pay$60,253 - $199,885  
[+]Staff Assistant (4)
$33,745 - $62,492  
[+]Staff Assistant (4)
Salary$30,456 - $68,168  
Total Pay$33,745 - $62,492  
[+]Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (3)
$54,685 - $112,671  
[+]Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (3)
Salary$52,311 - $103,498  
Bonus$845 - $25,463  
Total Pay$54,685 - $112,671  
[+]Systems Administrator (3)
$53,230 - $110,607  
[+]Systems Administrator (3)
Salary$55,951 - $105,860  
Bonus$410.62 - $7,494  
Total Pay$53,230 - $110,607  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 147

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Popular Perks Paid holidays & vacation, 403(b), Tuition reimbursement 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, 403(b) 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, 403(b)

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$41,377 - $93,136
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$47,000 - $177,000
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5 salaries
$57,000 - $142,500

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