How much does a Postdoctoral Research Assistant make?

Updated 18 Jan 2022
£35,764 /yr
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£36K

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How much does a Postdoctoral Research Assistant make? The national average salary for a Postdoctoral Research Assistant is £35,764 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Postdoctoral Research Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 128 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Postdoctoral Research Assistant employees.

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Oxford University
4.3

Oxford University

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

£36,288

 /yr
Range: £33K - £46K
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£33K

£46K

£33,457 - £46,125 Range

Queen Mary, University of London
4.2

Queen Mary, University of London

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

£39,984

 /yr
Range: £33K - £46K

£33K

£46K

£33,037 - £45,725 Range

University of Edinburgh
4.2

University of Edinburgh

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

£35,835

 /yr
Range: £35K - £37K

£35K

£37K

£34,572 - £36,974 Range

Oxford University
4.3

Oxford University

Postdoctoral Research Assistant - Contractor

£36,503

 /yr
Range: £34K - £40K

£34K

£40K

£34,405 - £40,359 Range

University of Bristol
4.3

University of Bristol

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

£35,510

 /yr
Range: £35K - £38K

£35K

£38K

£34,628 - £38,270 Range

Queen Mary, University of London
4.2

Queen Mary, University of London

Postdoctoral Research Assistant - Contractor

£44,782

 /yr
Range: £38K - £49K

£38K

£49K

£38,000 - £48,576 Range

The Francis Crick Institute
4

The Francis Crick Institute

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

£32,823

 /yr
Range: £32K - £34K

£32K

£34K

£32,093 - £34,232 Range

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University of Oxford
4.3

University of Oxford

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

£34,144

 /yr
Range: £33K - £36K

£33K

£36K

£32,572 - £35,600 Range

Barts Cancer Institute

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

£33,486

 /yr
Range: £28K - £48K

£28K

£48K

£27,685 - £47,741 Range

University of Glasgow
4.2

University of Glasgow

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

£30,000

 /yr
Range: £28K - £35K

£28K

£35K

£28,215 - £34,709 Range

Queen's University Belfast
4.2

Queen's University Belfast

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

£36,571

 /yr
Range: £30K - £37K

£30K

£37K

£30,089 - £36,571 Range

University of Reading
4.1

University of Reading

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

£39,685

 /yr
Range: £34K - £48K

£34K

£48K

£33,530 - £48,139 Range

University of Dundee
4.3

University of Dundee

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

£35,626

 /yr
Range: £34K - £40K

£34K

£40K

£33,794 - £40,167 Range

University of Dundee
4.3

University of Dundee

Postdoctoral Research Assistant - Contractor

£34,674

 /yr
Range: £34K - £35K

£34K

£35K

£34,285 - £35,011 Range

3.6

Barts Cancer Institute

Postdoctoral Research Assistant - Contractor

£46,680

 /yr
Range: £27K - £47K

£27K

£47K

£27,012 - £46,680 Range

Imperial College London
4.4

Imperial College London

Postdoctoral Research Assistant
About 

£34K -£50K

£34K

£50K

£34,490 - £49,580 Range

University of Cambridge
4.3

University of Cambridge

Postdoctoral Research Assistant - Monthly
About 

£2K -£3K

£2K

£3K

£1,983 - £3,005 Range

University of Bristol
4.3

University of Bristol

Postdoctoral Research Assistant - Contractor
About 

£34K -£37K

£34K

£37K

£34,122 - £37,184 Range

University of Leeds
4.3

University of Leeds

Postdoctoral Research Assistant
About 

£33K -£36K

£33K

£36K

£33,118 - £35,906 Range

University of Strathclyde
4.5

University of Strathclyde

Postdoctoral Research Assistant
About 

£25K -£34K

£25K

£34K

£25,402 - £33,782 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Postdoctoral Research Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a Postdoctoral Research Assistant is £35,764 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Postdoctoral Research Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 128 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Postdoctoral Research Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Postdoctoral Research Assistant in United Kingdom is £42,877 per year.

The lowest salary for a Postdoctoral Research Assistant in United Kingdom is £29,831 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent postdoctoral research assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£43,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the London Area area reported making £43,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
£34,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Bristol Area area reported making £34,000 per year
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Bristol Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£34,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Oxford Area area reported making £34,000 per year
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Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£34,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the London Area area reported making £34,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
 
Full-time
£44,256
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the London Area area reported making £44,256 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
£32,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Liverpool Area area reported making £32,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Liverpool Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£40,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Leicester Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Leicester Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£37,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Dundee Area area reported making £37,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Dundee Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£38,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the London Area area reported making £38,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
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