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Professional Staff Salary Survey
2012

SURVEY FINDINGS - SUMMARY OF COMPETITIVE ANALYSES

The following summarizes the competitive position of each benchmark against the market 50th percentile total cash compensation. The last column indicates the ratio of the University's average pay to the market 50th total cash compensation.

An index with links to the UW benchmark position descriptions by job groupings is located at the Index of Individual Benchmark Descriptions.

UW PositionUW
Salary
Grade
UW
Number of
Employeess
Difference from Market
50th percentile
total cash
Counseling/Student Services
Academic Counselor6 36 -7.2%
Academic Counselor (Lead)8 45 -3.0%
Counseling Services Coordinator7 128 4.2%
Education Outreach - Program Manager9 28 2.2%
Education Outreach Specialist (Entry)7 73 -10.4%
Mental Health Therapist8 9 4.8%
Resident Director614-18.8%
Student or Academic Services Director9 29 -12.1%
Student Services Advisor/Counselor6 24 -9.8%
Student Services Advisor/Counselor (Lead)8 12 -3.8%
Student Services Advisor/Counselor (Senior)7 29 -1.8%
Total/Weighted Average  427 -3.4%
 
Development
Development Officer9 7 -9.7%
Major Gifts Officer10 45 -8.6%
Total/Weighted Average 52 -8.8%
 
Health Care
Chief Clinical Dietician102 2.0%
Clinical Nurse Specialist Educator10 37 6.8%
Clinic Manager101118.9%
Diagnostic Imaging Administrative Director112 6.2%
Financial Analyst/Decision Support 9 4 3.3%
Nurse Manager10 53 2.5%
Total/Weighted Average  109 5.7%
 
Manager/Strategic Advisor
Administrative Assistant6 46 -5.4%
Administrator (Large Organization)10 71 9.1%
Administrator (Small Organization)881 -1.7%
Auditor87 14.4%
Budget Analyst910 -1.7%
Compliance Analyst Manager102-14.6%
Construction Project Manager10 20 5.2%
Executive Assistant7 206 -6.6%
Food Service Assistant Manager613 -0.6%
Food Service Manager9 8 -2.4%
Grants and Contracts Program Manager/Specialist882.2%
Human Resources Consultant - Employee Relations9 19 -3.6%
Program Director/Manager (Large Program)10 202 3.3%
Program Director/Manager (Small Program)8 226 -3.3%
Total/Weighted Average  919 -1.2%
 
Public Information/Communications
Graphic Designer714 -7.0%
Public Information Specialist (Entry Level)5 1 -27.5%
Public Information Specialist (Journey Level)7 62 -11.6%
Public Information Specialist (Senior Level)8 71 -13.5%
Publications Coordinator7 5 -10.5%
Web Information Specialist7 24 -17.9%
Total/Weighted Average  177 -12.9%
 
Research
Assistant Research Scientist/Research Engineer5 77 -30.3%
Associate Research Scientist/Research Engineer7 351 -28.0%
Research Scientist/Research Engineer 9 357 -16.4%
Principal Research Scientist/Research Engineer1199-8.1%
Research Consultant6 9 -7.2%
Research Coordinator8 140 18.9%
Total/Weighted Average  1,033 -15.7%
 
Information Technology
Business System Analyst923.1%
Department IT Manager10 34 -12.7%
Director, IT (Large Organization)11 9 -4.0%
Network Engineer10 24 11.5%
Principal Technology Program Manager - Enterprise-Wide Systems11 19 -7.6%
Senior Applications Systems Engineer - Enterprise-Wide Systems 10 63 -1.2%
Senior Computer Specialist8 342 -13.4%
Software Engineer10 61 9.4%
Systems Programmer9 16 -6.6%
Technology Program Manager - Enterprise-Wide Systems 9 2 -19.3%
Technology Project Manager10 23 -3.6%
Web Developer9 27 3.5%
Total/Weighted Average  622 -7.3%
 
OVERALL UW Total EEs/ Difference from Market 50th TCC  3339 -4.2%
OVERALL excluding Research  2306 -3.31%

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