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Updated: 18 Oct 2014
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Northwestern University
633 Clark St
Evanston, Illinois 60208
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Northwestern University typically pays its employees
above market
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 19 Northwestern University votes.
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Employer: Northwestern University
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[-]Program Assistant (Unspecified Type) (5)
$28,480 - $54,672  
[-]Program Assistant (Unspecified Type) (5)
Salary$29,251 - $52,073  
Total Pay$28,480 - $54,672  
[+]Postdoctoral Research Associate (5)
$36,183 - $59,765  
[+]Postdoctoral Research Associate (5)
Salary$36,447 - $60,197  
Bonus$164.29 - $5,010  
Total Pay$36,183 - $59,765  
[+]Software Developer (4)
$35,503 - $81,014  
[+]Software Developer (4)
Salary$44,863 - $79,797  
Total Pay$35,503 - $81,014  
[+]Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (4)
$67,350 - $143,648  
[+]Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education (4)
Salary$66,117 - $137,208  
Total Pay$67,350 - $143,648  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 110

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Popular Perks 403(b), Paid holidays & vacation, Tuition reimbursement 403(b), 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation Paid holidays & vacation, 403(b), Paid sick leave

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