Yale’s postdoctoral compensation scale is updated July 1 of each year. Below are the minimum levels as of July 1, 2022.
Yale Minimum effective July 1, 2022
1st year postdoc $56,448
2nd year postdoc $56,851
3rd year postdoc $57,267
4th year postdoc $59,548
5th year postdoc $61,538
6th year postdoc $63,819
- Most recent annual compensation memo to departments and faculty.
- Policies on Postdoctoral Fellows: Sponsored Payments of Compensation, Augmentation of Stipends
Compensation Above Salary
Compensation above salary (“extra comp”) for postdoctoral fellows and associates is expected to be rare and granted only in exceptional circumstances. Requests for compensation above salary must be made in advance to the Office for Postdoctoral Affairs. See https://your.yale.edu/policies-procedures/policies/1001-compensation-above-salary for university policies on extra compensation.