Grades, basic salary and career progression

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 Salary (CHF per month - main range)  possible career progression up to (CHF)
1 3858 - 4630 5402
2 4592 - 5510 6428
3 5464 - 6557 7650
4 6503 - 7803 9104
5 7738 - 9286 10834
6 8513 - 10215 11918
7 10130 - 12156 14182