Hiring Postdocs

The University's Human Resources department provides detailed compensation information.

  • Minimum salary for postdocs at the University is $3400/month, at 100% FTE ($47,476/year). The fringe benefits rate for postdocs is 27%, making it a total (minimum) of $60,294.52/year. 
  • You may also choose to follow NIH guidelines for postdoc salaries.
  • It is also encouraged to include professional development support (such as funds for travel) and yearly raises for your postdoc in your grant budget.
  • View a sample offer letter (under "offer letter templates and attachments", netID and password required).

Detailed information may be found on the University's HR page and the University's sponsored projects page