Average Salary for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Employees

Employees at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital make $57K per year on average. The most important factor affecting pay for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital employees is your role at the company, though your experience level and geography play a role as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Median Salary by Job


Staff Scientist
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Postdoctoral Research Associate
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Graphic Designer
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Research Scientist
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 57
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Research Scientists earn the highest median pay at approximately $87K annually, followed by Staff Scientists (around $79K), Postdoctoral Research Associates ($41K), and Graphic Designers ($40K).

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $57K per year. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach about $55K annually. Overall, the greater share of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $70K per year.


Across St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Tennessee earn the most, taking home about $61K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital workers who hold a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) are also well compensated, earning $80K on average.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Operations Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $118K per year. A relatively widespread skill at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is Microsoft Excel; approximately one in seven of employees use it for work. Other skills in demand are Microsoft Office, Data Analysis, and Strategic Marketing.

Benefits and Perks

Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for nearly all employees, and most workers report receiving dental coverage as well. St. Jude Children's Research Hospital folks also make good use of a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, gym membership, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital


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31 %
$49,149 - $77,500
$38,453 - $82,231

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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