Salary Structures

Salary structures will be reviewed periodically to align with the external market and institutional needs.

Salary ranges and grades for classified exempt and non-exempt positions in the General Structure at the University, effective July 1, 2016.

Grade Minimum Hourly 1st Quartile Midpoint 3rd Quartile Maximum
25N $23,695 $12.15 $27,249 $30,803 $34,357 $37,911
26(N,E) $27,249 $13.97 $31,336 $35,423 $39,511 $43,598
27(N,E) $29,651 $15.21 $34,840 $40,028 $45,217 $50,406
28(N,E) $34,098 $17.49 $40,066 $46,033 $52,000 $57,967
29(N,E) $39,554 $20.28 $46,476 $53,398 $60,320 $67,242
30E $45,883 $23.53 $53,912 $61,942 $69,971 $78,001
31E $49,981 $25.63 $61,226 $72,472 $83,717 $94,963
32E $58,477 $29.99 $71,635 $84,792 $97,949 $111,107
33E $69,003 $35.39 $84,529 $100,054 $115,580 $131,106
34E $78,710 $40.36 $98,387 $118,064 $137,742 $157,419
35E $94,451 $48.44 $118,064 $141,677 $165,290 $188,903
36E $118,064 $60.55 $147,580 $177,096 $206,613 $236,129
E or N = Exempt or Non-exempt Position

Salary ranges and grades for classified exempt and non-exempt positions in the General Structure at the University, effective July 1, 2016.

Grade Minimum Hourly 1st Quartile Midpoint 3rd Quartile Maximum
25N $25,273 $12.15 $29,063 $32,854 $36,645 $40,436
26(N, E) $29,063 $13.97 $33,423 $37,782 $42,142 $46,501
27(N, E) $31,625 $15.20 $37,160 $42,694 $48,229 $53,763
28(N, E) $36,369 $17.49 $42,734 $49,098 $55,463 $61,827
29(N, E) $42,188 $20.28 $49,571 $56,954 $64,337 $71,720
30E $48,938 $23.53 $57,502 $66,067 $74,631 $83,195
31E $53,309 $25.63 $65,303 $77,298 $89,292 $101,287
32E $62,371 $29.99 $76,405 $90,439 $104,472 $118,506
33E $73,598 $35.38 $90,158 $106,718 $123,277 $139,837
34E $83,951 $40.36 $104,939 $125,927 $146,915 $167,902
35E $100,741 $48.43 $125,927 $151,112 $176,297 $201,483
36E $125,927 $60.54 $157,408 $188,890 $220,372 $251,853

A Select Market Structure was developed to aid in competing for candidates and retaining employees in certain identified positions for which the market environment is highly competitive. These exempt level positions are currently in information technology and fundraising fields. Periodic market review will be conducted to determine the need for a select market structure, and based on need, to identify the types of positions for select market designation.

Salary ranges and grades for classified exempt and non-exempt positions in the General Structure at the University, effective July 1, 2016.

Grade Minimum Hourly 1st Quartile Midpoint 3rd Quartile Maximum
27S $37,087 $19.02 $43,577 $50,068 $56,558 $63,048
28S $42,650 $21.87 $50,114 $57,578 $65,042 $72,505
29S $49,474 $25.37 $58,132 $66,790 $75,448 $84,106
30S $57,390 $29.43 $67,434 $77,477 $87,520 $97,563
31S $62,516 $32.06 $76,582 $90,648 $104,714 $118,780
32S $73,143 $37.51 $89,601 $106,058 $122,515 $138,973
33S $86,309 $44.26 $105,729 $125,148 $144,568 $163,988
34S $98,450 $50.49 $123,063 $147,675 $172,288 $196,900
35S $118,140 $60.58 $147,675 $177,210 $206,745 $236,280
36S $147,675 $75.73 $184,594 $221,513 $258,431 $295,350

Effective: June 1, 2015

A student is defined as a matriculated individual who is enrolled full-or part-time in an undergraduate degree granting program of the University of Delaware.

The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid, in coordination with Human Resources, reserves the right to review classifications of undergraduate students employed under The College Work-Study Program and to amend it when required.

These hourly wage ranges allow for increases (not to exceed $1.00 per hour) based on continuous years of employment, total hours worked, and/or merit.

Job Code 4I1006, Student Worker Class I, Hourly Rate $8.25-$8.85

These are entry-level positions that do not require prior experience. Incumbents normally receive close supervision, tasks are routine, and minimum training is required. Typical titles include:

Attendant (parking, ticket, gate, etc.)
Audio Assistant
Computing Assistant I
Farm Laborer
Food Service Aide
General Clerical/Aide I
Grader/Proctor
Laboratory Helper
Library Assistant
Model
Referee
Stage Crew
Usher

Job Code 4I1007, Student Worker Class II, Hourly Rate $8.50-$9.25

These positions require prior knowledge and/or experience; must be able to demonstrate skills and may train others in entry level positions. Incumbents need less direct supervision. Typical titles include:

Animal Caretaker
Bartender B
Cashier
Computing Assistant II
Custodian
Delivery Assistant
Driver
Farm Assistant
Food Service Captain
General Clerical/Aide II
Housing Assistant
Student Ice Arena Monitor
Laboratory Assistant Tutor
Maintenance Helper
Projectionist
Recreation Aide
Research Assistant I
Teaching Assistant
Waitperson/Busperson

Job Code 4I1008, Student Worker Class III, Hourly Rate $8.75-$9.50

These are primarily supervisory and program coordinator positions. Supervision may include assigning tasks, maintaining schedules, and reviewing the work of other student workers. Incumbents may need special certification or have responsibility for equipment inventory and building management. Typical titles include:

Assistant Student Manager
Intramural Supervisor
Student Building Supervisor
Bartender A
Life Guard Student Aid
Supervisor Student Manager
Program Aide
Student Nursing Assistant
Computing Assistant III
Research Assistant II
Student Security Aide

Job Code 4I1009, Student Worker Class IV, Hourly Rate $9.50 minimum

These positions require a high level of technical or managerial skills. Positions at this level may also require special licenses, certification, or specialization in specific research areas. Typical titles include:

Bus Driver
Research Assistant III
Supervisor/Bone Analysis Specialist

FACULTY

Job Title Academic Year Fiscal Year
Instructor $51,975 $61,075
Associate Instructor $57,890 $68,050
Senior Instructor $65,150 $76,610
Assistant Professor $74,890 $89,890
Associate Professor $86,750 $104,625
Professor $105,705 $127,425

 

LTR/PDR

Job Title Minimum Annual Rate
Limited Term Researcher $23,695
Post Doctoral Researcher $47,476

FACULTY

Job Title Academic Year Fiscal Year
Instructor/Lecturer $48,340 $58,240
Assistant Professor $70,255 $84,880
Associate Professor $81,625 $99,060
Professor $98,820 $120,000

 

LTR/PDR

Job Title Minimum Annual Rate
Limited Term Researcher $23,660
Post Doctoral Researcher $36,360

 

HOURLY

State of Delaware Minimum Hourly Wage Rate
Delaware Minimum Wage $8.25/hr
Effective June 1, 2015

 

Federal Minimum Hourly Wage Rate
Federal Minimum Wage for those being paid on Federal Contracts will increase effective January 1, 2015, to $10.10/hr.