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

A salary of $68K annually is the median rate at University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH). This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH) typically pays:
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Employer: University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH)
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[-]Research Engineer (2)
$39,393 - $119,836  
[-]Research Engineer (2)
Salary$46,076 - $121,277  
Total Pay$39,393 - $119,836  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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About This Company

301 Sparkman Dr
Huntsville, Alabama 35899


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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $79K per year on average. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $70K annually on average. The largest slice of the University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH) workforce (43 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, around $77K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH) compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $55K annually.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Project Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of about $103K per year. A garden variety skill at University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH) is Microsoft Office; over a third of University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH)'s people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Microsoft Excel, Engineering Design, and Adobe InDesign.

Benefits and Perks

The company does pay out vacation and sick days, but these benefits are received by only 43 percent. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH) sponsors various plans such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for the vast majority of workers and dental coverage for a strong majority of workers. Perks also include gym membership, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.

Key Stats for University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH)


45 %
55 %
$48,500 - $68,986
$43,820 - $85,250
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
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