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Minimum Postdoctoral Salary

The minimum salary for any postdoctoral employee is $47,659. All research and clinical postdocs must be appointed for at least 12 months. (The initial appointment can be anywhere from 12-36 months). Instructional Postdocs (Job Code 9195) may be appointed on a 9-month academic calendar, but their biweekly rate must be at least $1,826. Postdocs on NIH NSRA awards should be compensated according to the NIH scale, for 2018 is $48,432.

NIH Kirschstein-NSRA (T32, T90, TL1, F32) FY2018 Postdoctoral Stipend Levels

Years of Experience

Stipend

0 $48,432
1 $48,804
2 $49,188
3 $51,324
4 $53,184
5 $55,308
6 $57,528
7 $59,736