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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Postdoctoral Research Fellow make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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$62,311 / yrTotal Pay
$62,311 / yrBase Pay
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$62,311

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University of Michigan
4.4

University of Michigan

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$56,870

 /yr
Range: $50K - $78K
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$50K

$78K

$50,213 - $78,089 Range

The Johns Hopkins University
4.2

The Johns Hopkins University

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$59,270

 /yr
Range: $49K - $88K

$49K

$88K

$49,160 - $88,034 Range

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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
4.0

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$58,544

 /yr
Range: $50K - $80K

$50K

$80K

$50,259 - $80,172 Range

Boston Children's Hospital
4.0

Boston Children's Hospital

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$56,353

 /yr
Range: $47K - $84K

$47K

$84K

$47,422 - $84,208 Range

Johns Hopkins Medicine
3.9

Johns Hopkins Medicine

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$55,489

 /yr
Range: $47K - $65K

$47K

$65K

$47,258 - $65,318 Range

Massachusetts General Hospital
4.0

Massachusetts General Hospital

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$56,338

 /yr
Range: $48K - $75K

$48K

$75K

$48,050 - $75,490 Range

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
4.1

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$57,561

 /yr
Range: $48K - $83K

$48K

$83K

$48,420 - $83,073 Range

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Harvard University
4.4

Harvard University

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$58,782

 /yr
Range: $47K - $81K

$47K

$81K

$46,636 - $81,436 Range

Stanford University
4.4

Stanford University

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$66,553

 /yr
Range: $49K - $100K

$49K

$100K

$48,978 - $99,784 Range

Moffitt Cancer Center
4.0

Moffitt Cancer Center

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$52,344

 /yr
Range: $48K - $64K

$48K

$64K

$48,018 - $63,784 Range

Genentech
4.3

Genentech

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$81,287

 /yr
Range: $66K - $94K

$66K

$94K

$65,861 - $93,802 Range

NIH
4.3

NIH

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$64,476

 /yr
Range: $52K - $103K

$52K

$103K

$51,744 - $102,656 Range

Brigham and Women's Hospital
3.9

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$56,994

 /yr
Range: $47K - $90K

$47K

$90K

$47,015 - $89,571 Range

Northwestern University
4.2

Northwestern University

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$54,534

 /yr
Range: $40K - $92K

$40K

$92K

$39,925 - $92,140 Range

Harvard Medical School
4.3

Harvard Medical School

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$56,075

 /yr
Range: $48K - $80K

$48K

$80K

$48,260 - $79,620 Range

University of Pennsylvania
4.3

University of Pennsylvania

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$57,286

 /yr
Range: $48K - $82K

$48K

$82K

$48,055 - $81,858 Range

UTHealth
4.1

UTHealth

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$56,023

 /yr
Range: $48K - $68K

$48K

$68K

$47,987 - $68,171 Range

Children's Hospital Los Angeles
3.8

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$61,372

 /yr
Range: $44K - $84K

$44K

$84K

$44,279 - $84,364 Range

University of Oklahoma HSC
3.9

University of Oklahoma HSC

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$54,869

 /yr
Range: $47K - $62K

$47K

$62K

$46,755 - $61,620 Range

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
4.0

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

$58,977

 /yr
Range: $50K - $71K

$50K

$71K

$50,183 - $70,976 Range

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$58,000

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8 days ago by a Postdoctoral Fellow with 4 to 6 years of experience

$52,704

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$53,000

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$60,000

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8 days ago by a Postdoctoral Fellow with less than one year of experience

$50,000

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8 days ago by a Postdoctoral Fellow with 4 to 6 years of experience

$85,000

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8 days ago by a Postdoctoral Fellow with 4 to 6 years of experience

$56,700

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8 days ago by a Postdoctoral Fellow with 1 to 3 years of experience

$54,000

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$60,000

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Frequently asked questions about a Postdoctoral Research Fellow salaries

The national average salary for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow is $56,110 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Postdoctoral Research Fellow salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 5662 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Postdoctoral Research Fellow employees.

The highest salary for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in United States is $68,831 per year.

The lowest salary for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in United States is $45,740 per year.

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