Salaries are based on the salary system of the Canton of Zurich for public-law employment. Individual salaries are determined according to the role and the employee’s experience and qualifications. There are fixed salary classification guidelines for academic positions and teaching appointments.
Equal Pay Analysis at the University of Zurich
The equal pay analysis at the University of Zurich is repeated on a regular basis. Please find the details of the current analysis here:
Our employees are insured with the pension fund of the Canton of Zurich (BVK). Junior academics, student assistants, and resident and attending physicians are insured with the Verband Schweizerischer Assistenz- und Oberärztinnen und -ärzte (VSAO) pension fund.