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NIH Research Fellow Salaries in Washington, DC Area

1,612 SalariesUpdated Oct 13, 2018
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The typical NIH Research Fellow salary is $71,110. Research Fellow salaries at NIH can range from $37,046 - $105,034. This estimate is based upon 1,612 NIH Research Fellow salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Research Fellow at NIH can expect to make an average total pay of $71,110 . See all Research Fellow salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market.

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