Average Salary for National Institutes of Health (NIH) Employees

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FAQs About National Institutes of Health (NIH)

How much does National Institutes of Health (NIH) pay?

National Institutes of Health (NIH) pays its employees an average of $83,375 a year. Salaries at National Institutes of Health (NIH) range from an average of $48,896 to $140,208 a year. National Institutes of Health (NIH) employees with the job title Staff Scientist make the most with an average annual salary of $113,113, while employees with the title Postdoctoral Research Associate make the least with an average annual salary of $56,107.

Are National Institutes of Health (NIH) employees satisfied with their compensation?

Our Fair Pay score for National Institutes of Health (NIH) is 2.67. Read reviews from current employees that include compensation and culture insights.

What is the highest salary at National Institutes of Health (NIH)?

The highest reported salary for an employee at National Institutes of Health (NIH) is currently $140k / year

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Reviews

Overall Satisfaction
3.5 out of 5
Ratings
Appreciation
3.5
Company Outlook
3.9
Fair Pay
2.7
Learning and Development
3.7
Stratified Workplace.
Administrative Officer in Bethesda, Maryland:
Pros: Diversity of work. Ability to work together or independently.
Cons: It is an stratified working environment where there is an elite class and the "less than" workers. Administrative Workers are often treated as "less than" workers. There is also an culture of discrimination. There are also instances of leadership being aware of various discrimination but do not take action unless a case is filed by the employee.
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About National Institutes of Health

Address: Bethesda, Maryland
Industries: Marketing, Medical Device, Rehabilitation, Biotechnology, Health Diagnostics, Financial Services, Medical
Founded on: January 1st, 1887
Number of Employees: 10,001-1,000,000
Also known as: NIH
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Years of Experience

Entry Level
6.8%
Early Career
33.0%
Mid Career
19.4%
Late Career
18.4%
Experienced
22.3%
This data is based on 103 survey responses.

Gender Breakdown for National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Female
65.7%
Avg. Salary: $48k - $120k
Male
34.3%
Avg. Salary: $49k - $147k
This data is based on 67 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Popular Degrees Held By Employees at National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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