Compensation Guidelines

All mentors at the University of Alabama at Birmingham are strongly encouraged to follow the National Institutes of Health, National Research Service Award (NRSA) stipend level guidelines.

The current compensation amounts for years of experience can be found at

http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-12-033.html

If it is impossible to fund according to the NRSA guidelines, the minimum starting salary at UAB is $35,190.00 (effective Oct. 1, 2011) plus benefits.

 

UAB News

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UAB Research News

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