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[-]Postdoctoral Research Associate (5)
$36,799 - $70,212  
[-]Postdoctoral Research Associate (5)
Salary$34,905 - $69,944  
Total Pay$36,799 - $70,212  
[+]Biologist (5)
$42,381 - $119,052  
[+]Biologist (5)
Salary$42,669 - $119,256  
Total Pay$42,381 - $119,052  
[+]Research Fellow (4)
$29,145 - $217,130  
[+]Research Fellow (4)
Salary$23,294 - $91,818  
Total Pay$29,145 - $217,130  
[+]Executive Assistant (4)
$35,800 - $80,739  
[+]Executive Assistant (4)
Salary$37,360 - $78,092  
Total Pay$35,800 - $80,739  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 108
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55 %

female alumni


45 %

male alumni
$47,452 - $102,545
$46,352 - $112,518

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Rated 5 out of 5
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