Postdoc salary and benefits


The minimum postdoc salary for 2018-2019 is $48,432.

The minimum postdoc salary for 2019-2020 is $50,004.



Postdocs who are funded by the university (funding coming from a faculty advisor or a prestigious fellowship) and are appointed as  postdoctoral associates receive full Cornell benefits including health care and retirement.

To find information about benefit rates for Postdocs go to: