L&S Standard Rates for Short-term Staff and Student Assistants

This documents lists minimum base rates for short-term instructional and student assistant appointments and in the College of Letters and Science.

Short-term Staff (Academic Staff titles only)

Any rate changes are effective in the fall semester (e.g., summer appointments in 2021 will follow the academic year 2020-21 rates).

Current C-Basis Rate
Associate Lecturer$42,124
Lecturer (no prefix)$49,440
Senior Lecturer$54,385
Assistant Faculty Associate$43,127
Associate Faculty Associate$49,658
Faculty Associate$54,623
Faculty Assistant$40,140
Professor Emeritus$54,385

Student Assistants

The following are College-specific rates. For campus minima and other student assistant titles, refer to campus OHR or the Grad School's website.

SA TitleCurrent C-Basis Rates
Teaching Assistant$41,000 or $45,100
Lecturer (SA)$45,000 or $49,500
Undergraduate Assistant$40,140

Calculating Gross Salary

To calculate gross salary, use the campus 'Funding Layout Assistance Tool' (FLOAT), available on OHR's Payroll Toolkit.

Appointment letters include the biweekly salary amount. This amount is calculated by taking the full-time academic year rate, divided by 19.5, multiplied by the appointment percentage:

Example: 33.4% Lecturer (SA) with the full-time rate of $45,000:

45,000 / 19.5 * .334 = $770.77

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