Yale’s postdoctoral compensation scale is updated July 1 of each year. Below are the minimum levels as of July 1, 2020.
Yale Minimum effective July 1, 2020
1st year postdoc $50,629
2nd year postdoc $51,254
3rd year postdoc $51,635
4th year postdoc $52,896
5th year postdoc $54,756
6th year postdoc $56,880
Please click here for the most recent annual compensation memo to departments and faculty.
Please click here for the 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 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.