Appointing a Postdoc

Grant Budgeting Information

For any postdoctoral scholar hired at the university, the hiring department should budget the following as they represent the maximum liability the department may incur. All research postdocs must be appointed for at least 12 months. Instructional postdocs may be appointed on the 9-month academic calendar but the biweekly pay rate must be at least $1,826.

AY 20-21 Budget per Postdoc
Salary $47,659 (USF minimum for 12 months)
Benefits $19,813
Fringe $763 (1.6%)
Total $68,235