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Post-doctoral fellow salary in United States

How much does a Post-doctoral Fellow make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $60,745
Low $40,131
High $91,947
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a post-doctoral fellow is $60,745 per year in the United States. 1.7k salaries reported, updated at February 1, 2023

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Top companies for Post-doctoral Fellows in United States

  1. Los Alamos National Laboratory
    316 reviews5 salaries reported
    $96,147per year
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Highest paying cities for Post-doctoral Fellows near United States

  1. Cambridge, MA
    $127,385 per year
    32 salaries reported
  2. San Francisco, CA
    $66,243 per year
    22 salaries reported
  3. Bethesda, MD
    $66,216 per year
    7 salaries reported
  1. New York, NY
    $61,549 per year
    75 salaries reported
  2. Boston, MA
    $58,809 per year
    29 salaries reported
  3. Baltimore, MD
    $58,038 per year
    13 salaries reported
  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $55,899 per year
    34 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $54,676 per year
    58 salaries reported
  3. Philadelphia, PA
    $54,178 per year
    22 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Post-doctoral Fellows

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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