R243,579
Avg. Salary
R163
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Postdoctoral Research Associate is R163 per hour.

The average pay for a Postdoctoral Research Associate is R243,579 per year.

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MEDIAN R162.50
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MEDIAN R243,579
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R124,706 - R512,266
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 74

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

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National Average: R246,557

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Key Stats for Postdoctoral Research Associate

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
6%

Experience Affects Postdoctoral Research Associate Salaries

▲37%

▼0%

National Average
R247,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Postdoctoral Research Associate Salaries


National Average
R247,000


Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 25%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 75%