Grades, basic salary and career progression

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Staff

Entrance salary ranges (remuneration net of tax) are determined by a grade assigned to each job. Assignment to a given grade is based on the level of functions of the job, as well as the relevant experience, qualification and skills.

Career progression at CERN within a job is based on perfor­mance and expertise. Changes of grades are based on the level of functions and responsibilities.

Grade Basic minimum entry level-salary
(CHF per month)
1 3874
2 4610 
3 5486 
4 6528
5 7769
6 8546
7 10170

Fellows

Position Stipend (CHF per month)
1 4482
2 5185
3 6438
4 7039
5 7421
6 7747
7 8074

Students

Programme Subsistence allowance
(CHF per month)
Doctoral 3679
Technical 3283
Administrative 3283
Summer 90 CHF/day

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