TABLE OF STIPENDS FOR POSTDOCTORAL APPOINTMENTS
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TABLE OF STIPENDS FOR POSTDOCTORAL APPOINTMENTS

(2019-2020 Academic Year)

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POSTDOCTORAL APPOINTMENTS (Beginning Fall 2019)

General Information:

Minimum Annual Compensation: $49,890 ($4,157.50/month).

All postdoctoral scholars and fellows, irrespective of academic unit, must receive stipends at or above this minimum.


The NIH/Kirschstein-NRSA stipends provided below are recommended for all postdoctoral scholars at Penn State, regardless of funding source.


NIH/Kirschstein-NRSA Postdoctoral Trainees and Fellows on institutional training grants (T32, T90, TL1) and individual fellowships (F32) must receive the stipends provided below. Relevant experience may include research (including industrial) teaching, internships, residencies, clinical duties or other time spent in a health-related field beyond that qualifying for a doctoral degree.



Postdoctoral Trainees Stipend Table
Years of Experience
Post PhD
NIH/NRSA
Grade Level
Annual Stipend
2019-2020
Monthly Stipend
2019-2020
0 0 $50,004 $4,167
1 1 $50,376 $4,198
2 2 $50,760 $4,230
3 3 $52,896 $4,408
4 4 $54,756 $4,563
5 5 $56,880 $4,740
6 6 $59,100 $4,925
7 or more 7 or more $61,308 $5,109


Graduate Assistant Appointments

For details pertaining to Graduate Assistant Appointments see the Table of Stipends for Graduate Assistants

CONTACT INFORMATION:

For questions, additional detail, or to request changes to this Business Resource page, contact the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs.

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(8/5/19)