Average Salary for University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH) Employees

The average employee at University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH) takes home $54K per year. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

301 Sparkman Dr
Huntsville, Alabama 35899


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Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of about $70K annually. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $49K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (43 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $51K annually on average.


Research Scientists represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $72K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH) compensates Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc)-holders the most at approximately $75K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Project Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of around $70K per year. Microsoft Word also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; slightly less than one-fifth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Other top skills include Microsoft Excel, Social Media Marketing, and Adobe InDesign.

Benefits and Perks

Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Although the firm compensates slightly more than half of workers for sick days, it only pays 45 percent for vacation time. A strong majority of employees report having health insurance, and a large number of employees report having dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as gym membership, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH)


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$36,450 - $58,500
$51,562 - $80,749
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