EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY SALARY IN SWITZERLAND

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Average gross salary for Education & University GROSS SALARY
CHF 81,198
Average gorss salary (USD) for Education & University GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 86,223
Average net salary for Education & University NET SALARY
CHF 63,808
The most typical salary for Education & University MOST TYPICAL GROSS
CHF 81,708
  Updated: 01 Sep 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 21%
  Salary entries: 43

Education & University Earnings in Switzerland

Average salary for Education & University in Switzerland is CHF 81,198.

Average take home earning is CHF 63,808 (Net).

The most typical salary is CHF 81,708 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % CHF 144,000
12 % CHF 115,000
28 % CHF 101,859
56 % CHF 81,708
86 % CHF 52,950
95 % CHF 45,535
98 % CHF 36,000
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
University Professor Assistant CHF 105,102 US$ 112,506 06
Lecturer CHF 77,600 US$ 80,141 05
Teacher CHF 89,366 US$ 91,494 03
University Professor CHF 202,500 US$ 220,121 02
Education Coordinator CHF 62,500 US$ 67,460 02
Primary School Teacher CHF 60,000 US$ 64,457 02
Principal CHF 106,000 US$ 108,084 01
Chemistry Teacher CHF 100,000 US$ 108,554 01
Middle School Teacher CHF 80,000 US$ 86,844 01
Secondary School Teacher CHF 80,000 US$ 80,698 01
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Lausanne CHF 89,828 US$ 94,195 14
Zurich CHF 80,472 US$ 86,402 11
Basel CHF 79,657 US$ 85,661 07
Geneva CHF 68,714 US$ 72,551 07
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SWITZERLAND

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 269,904 CHF 250,000
01
155K US$ 170,337 CHF 155,000
01
145K US$ 146,831 CHF 144,000
01
115K US$ 127,561 CHF 115,000
01
125K US$ 123,151 CHF 120,000
01
105K US$ 107,201 CHF 101,859
07
95K US$ 92,364 CHF 90,000
01
85K US$ 86,864 CHF 81,708
11
75K US$ 83,085 CHF 77,000
02
65K US$ 65,712 CHF 61,666
03
55K US$ 56,692 CHF 52,950
08
45K US$ 47,291 CHF 45,535
04
35K US$ 37,786 CHF 36,000
01
25K US$ 27,731 CHF 25,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 89,102 CHF 83,412 28
Women US$ 87,444 CHF 83,363 11
N/A US$ 62,714 CHF 59,750 04

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 99,344 CHF 94,077 25
Masters Degree US$ 64,681 CHF 59,975 16
Bachelors Degree US$ 94,544 CHF 90,000 02

Education & University workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Switzerland. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses CHF 94,077. While Education & University workers with Masters Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of CHF 59,975. This is 53.59% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 220,121 CHF 202,500 02
12-16 Years US$ 101,966 CHF 100,000 01
8-12 Years US$ 92,217 CHF 87,142 07
4-8 Years US$ 92,648 CHF 87,409 09
2-4 Years US$ 83,536 CHF 79,200 08
1-2 Years US$ 54,975 CHF 52,157 07
0-1 Year US$ 70,323 CHF 65,683 09

Education & University workers in Switzerland with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of CHF 202,500 compared to CHF 52,157 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 300.40%.


  SALARY BY AGE   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 170,337 CHF 155,000 01
45-50 US$ 101,966 CHF 100,000 01
39-44 US$ 171,311 CHF 156,666 03
33-38 US$ 95,407 CHF 90,976 09
27-32 US$ 75,447 CHF 71,560 19
22-26 US$ 63,057 CHF 58,185 06
N/A US$ 62,714 CHF 59,750 04
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  SALARY BY CAREER   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SWITZERLAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. University Professor US$ 220,121 CHF 202,500 02
2. Principal US$ 108,084 CHF 106,000 01
3. University Professor Assistant US$ 112,506 CHF 105,102 06
4. Chemistry Teacher US$ 108,554 CHF 100,000 01
5. Teacher US$ 91,494 CHF 89,366 03
6. Middle School Teacher US$ 86,844 CHF 80,000 01
7. Secondary School Teacher US$ 80,698 CHF 80,000 01
8. Languages Teacher US$ 81,869 CHF 78,000 01
9. Lecturer US$ 80,141 CHF 77,600 05
10. Other Education Career US$ 70,108 CHF 65,614 16
11. Education Coordinator US$ 67,460 CHF 62,500 02
12. Primary School Teacher US$ 64,457 CHF 60,000 02
13. Kindergarten Teacher US$ 37,786 CHF 36,000 01
14. Math Teacher US$ 27,731 CHF 25,000 01

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In Switzerland economy, University Professor is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of CHF 202,500. University Professor Assistant and Chemistry Teacher follow, earning CHF 105,102 and CHF 100,000, respectively. Math Teacher earn a gross annual average of CHF 25,000, while Kindergarten Teacher earn CHF 36,000. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 693.77%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 89,651 CHF 84,256 24
Contract US$ 84,351 CHF 79,649 16
Self Employed US$ 123,151 CHF 120,000 01
Part Time US$ 41,596 CHF 37,500 02
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  SALARY BY CITY   EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY   SWITZERLAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Lausanne Education & University in Lausanne US$ 94,195 CHF 89,828 14
2. Zurich Education & University in Zurich US$ 86,402 CHF 80,472 11
3. Basel Education & University in Basel US$ 85,661 CHF 79,657 07
4. Geneva Education & University in Geneva US$ 72,551 CHF 68,714 07

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    EDUCATION & UNIVERSITY

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland Switzerland US$ 86,223 CHF 81,198 43
2. Australia Australia Education & University in Australia US$ 75,775 AU$ 86,776 149
3. Norway Norway Education & University in Norway US$ 71,653 NOK 540,649 56
4. Finland Finland Education & University in Finland US$ 68,768 EUR 53,995 21
5. Germany Germany Education & University in Germany US$ 68,346 EUR 54,262 90
6. Canada Canada Education & University in Canada US$ 68,196 CA$ 75,604 223
7. United States United States Education & University US$ 63,634 US$ 63,634 1,002
8. United Kingdom United Kingdom Education & University in United Kingdom US$ 59,322 GBP 40,205 250
9. France France Education & University in France US$ 56,342 EUR 46,434 54
10. Italy Italy Education & University in Italy US$ 44,624 EUR 35,871 38

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(13/13)  SCIENTIST


 Posted: 01 Sep 2020

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Environmental Science."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 101,966


(12/13)  TEACHER FULL TIME


 Posted: 05 Aug 2020

Doctorate Degree, 12-16 years: "Teaching University degree."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 101,966


(11/13)  ASSISTANT PROFESSOR


 Posted: 03 May 2020

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Research 60%, teach 40$."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 144,000
US$ 146,831


(10/13)  RESEARCHER


 Posted: 09 Jan 2020

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "Researcher in microbiology."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 106,000
US$ 108,084


(9/13)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 17 Oct 2019

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Research, advisory, consultancy, market study, government support."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 102,626


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(8/13)  EDUCATION AND PARTNERSHIP ASSOCIATE


 Posted: 27 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "I set up training, finding partners and deliver the training."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 45,000
US$ 46,182


(7/13)  ASSISTANT


 Posted: 13 Aug 2019

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Teaching assistant in a university."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 50,000
US$ 51,313


(6/13)  LECTURERE


 Posted: 18 Jul 2019

Doctorate Degree, 1-2 years: "Lecturer at the department of humanities."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 48,100
US$ 49,363


(5/13)  POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCHER


 Posted: 31 May 2019

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Research and teaching."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 90,000
US$ 92,364


(4/13)  POSTDOC


 Posted: 16 Mar 2019

Doctorate Degree, 0-1 year: "Perform research."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 80,000
US$ 82,101


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(3/13)  CREATIVE MUSIC/ART SCHOOL


 Posted: 22 Feb 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Creative arts education."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 123,151


(2/13)  PHD


 Posted: 17 Jan 2018

Doctorate Degree, 0-1 year: "The job content is solving research problems in deep learning and machine learning."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 47,040
US$ 48,275


(1/13)  RESEARCH ASSISTANT


 Posted: 17 Oct 2017

Doctorate Degree, 0-1 year: "Ph.D. student. Research activities. Lab work."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 56,000
US$ 56,485


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