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Postdoctoral Fellow Salaries

21,854 SalariesUpdated May 11, 2021

Average Base Pay
$53,166 / yr
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The national average salary for a Postdoctoral Fellow is $53,166 in United States. Filter by location to see Postdoctoral Fellow salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 21,854 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Postdoctoral Fellow employees.

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Postdoctoral Fellow

Northwestern University

$52,137/yr

Range: $25K - $82K

1,004 salaries

$52,137/yr
$25K$82K

Postdoctoral Fellow

Harvard University

$55,693/yr

Range: $45K - $97K

857 salaries

$55,693/yr
$45K$97K

Postdoctoral Fellow

MD Anderson Cancer Center

$52,684/yr

Range: $42K - $108K

547 salaries

$52,684/yr
$42K$108K

Postdoctoral Fellow

The Johns Hopkins University

$52,988/yr

Range: $43K - $86K

538 salaries

$52,988/yr
$43K$86K

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Texas at Austin

$52,839/yr

Range: $37K - $82K

458 salaries

$52,839/yr
$37K$82K

Postdoctoral Fellow

Emory University

$49,685/yr

Range: $24K - $68K

450 salaries

$49,685/yr
$24K$68K

Postdoctoral Fellow

Georgia Tech

$50,800/yr

Range: $36K - $74K

411 salaries

$50,800/yr
$36K$74K

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Postdoctoral Fellow

NIH

$57,264/yr

Range: $43K - $105K

360 salaries

$57,264/yr
$43K$105K

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Utah

$50,042/yr

Range: $37K - $75K

304 salaries

$50,042/yr
$37K$75K

Postdoctoral Fellow

Stanford University

$64,000/yr

Range: $51K - $89K

293 salaries

$64,000/yr
$51K$89K

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Alabama at Birmingham

$50,335/yr

Range: $40K - $76K

288 salaries

$50,335/yr
$40K$76K

Postdoctoral Fellow

UC San Francisco

$54,843/yr

Range: $13K - $98K

281 salaries

$54,843/yr
$13K$98K

Postdoctoral Fellow

Mount Sinai Health System

$55,749/yr

Range: $42K - $78K

255 salaries

$55,749/yr
$42K$78K

Postdoctoral Fellow

Johns Hopkins Medicine

$52,753/yr

Range: $44K - $71K

249 salaries

$52,753/yr
$44K$71K

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Maryland

$51,943/yr

Range: $33K - $80K

247 salaries

$51,943/yr
$33K$80K

Postdoctoral Fellow

UC San Diego

$54,659/yr

Range: $42K - $80K

233 salaries

$54,659/yr
$42K$80K

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Michigan

$51,341/yr

Range: $36K - $113K

219 salaries

$51,341/yr
$36K$113K

Postdoctoral Fellow

NYU (New York University)

$55,658/yr

Range: $36K - $86K

209 salaries

$55,658/yr
$36K$86K

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Pennsylvania

$53,565/yr

Range: $46K - $93K

198 salaries

$53,565/yr
$46K$93K

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Missouri

$48,330/yr

Range: $40K - $62K

197 salaries

$48,330/yr
$40K$62K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent postdoctoral fellow salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$50,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$52,071
per year
A Postdoctoral in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $52,071 per year
Job Highlights
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$69,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Iowa City, IA Area area reported making $69,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Iowa City, IA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$53,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $53,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$52,071
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $52,071 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$51,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow I in the Providence, RI Area area reported making $51,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Providence, RI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$65,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$55,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the South Bend, IN Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
South Bend, IN Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$58,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Worcester, MA Area area reported making $58,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Worcester, MA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$53,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Fellow in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $53,000 per year
Job Highlights
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
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