Earning around $110K annually on average, Software Engineers receive the most money, followed by Assistant Professors ($80K), Clinical Research Coordinators ($67K), and Administrative Coordinators (approximately $59K). With salaries averaging about $50K, Postdoctoral Research Associates are among the lowest paid at Stanford University.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $57K per year. Overall, the greater share of Stanford University folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average $79K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $99K per year) can be spotted in Redwood City, Calif.; Menlo Park, Calif. (about $98K), San Jose, Calif. ($91K), and San Francisco, Calif. ($82K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Mountain View, Calif. at around $64K.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Public Accountants, who make $225K annually. Earning an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialist certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $130K per year on average. It pays to have a B.A. in Psychology at Stanford University — these employees make the most at $120K annually.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be People Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $103K per year. Project Management is regularly seen around here; approximately one-sixth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Data Analysis, Clinical Research, and Research Analysis were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Merely a third of respondents at Stanford University earn paid vacation and paid sick time. Employees looking to save up for old age can choose from several options including a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Stanford University provides health insurance to the vast majority of survey participants, and a large number of workers do receive dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and gym membership.