NZ$70,986
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A Postdoctoral Research Associate earns an average salary of NZ$70,345 per year.

NZ$58,214 - NZ$81,919
NZ$58K
NZ$71K
NZ$82K
MEDIAN: NZ$70,986
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Salary NZ$58,214 - NZ$81,919
Bonus NZ$6,250
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NZ$58,338 - NZ$83,576
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

Job Description for Postdoctoral Research Associate

Postdoctoral research associates generally assist tenured professors and/or senior researchers and work in a university environment or laboratory, though they also work independently. They often assist principal investigators in performing experimental investigations; on behalf of principal investigators, they may provide guidance to laboratory technicians and/or support staff. They may need to utilize recording devices or use statistical procedures for research relevant to their assigned field, and are also required to review quality control of various laboratory techniques.

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Postdoctoral Research Associate Tasks

  • Design, perform, and evaluate experiments and their results.
  • Create presentations, diagrams, and graphs to convey results to funders, the public and other researchers.
  • Write up results in lab notebooks as well as for publication.
  • Maintain, inspect, and use laboratory and equipment.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$70,777

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Key Stats for Postdoctoral Research Associate

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
3%

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 53%