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NIH Benefits

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  • Jun 08, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Bethesda, Maryland

    Free Metro, events for employees

  • May 16, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Postdoctoral Fellow in Bethesda, Maryland

    The benefits are good and are the same that you will expect working in a academia type of job, like a postdoc

  • Apr 09, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Bethesda, Maryland

    best:health insurance as a postdoc fellow; worst: no dental insurance for postdoc fellow

  • Apr 03, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Post Doctoral Fellow in Bethesda, Tennessee

    Health Insurance is covered for fellow but no option for retirement package

  • Mar 19, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Senior Research Scientist in Bethesda, Maryland

    Retirement benefits available were CSRS and FERS. Originally in CSRS program, which provided for pension at average of top three years of employment. Employer provided poor information regarding benefits of two programs. Subsequent choice to swith to FERS has been extremely costly.

  • Apr 02, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Post-Baccalaureate Fellow in Baltimore, Maryland

    There are absolutely no benefits for fellows that receive 1099

  • Feb 12, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Research fellow in Durham, North Carolina

    It is very good for postdoc.

  • Jan 23, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Postdoctoral Fellow in Rockville, Maryland

    health insurance, vacation, onsite vaccine, employer health care

  • Jan 16, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Scientist in Washington, District of Columbia

    Maternity leave has to be the annual leave.

  • Dec 26, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Researcher in Bethesda, Maryland

    All great benefits for federal employees

Benefits Summary

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Insurance, Health & Wellness

Financial & Retirement

  • Pension Plan
  • 401K Plan
  • Retirement Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • CheckmarkStock Options (1)
  • Equity Incentive Plan
  • Supplemental Workers' Compensation
  • Charitable Gift Matching

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