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US Postdocs Grapple with Salary Changes
Karen Zusi | Dec 16, 2016
Postdocs nationwide were set to have an increased minimum salary or become eligible for overtime pay until a court injunction halted new Department of Labor regulations.
2016 Life Sciences Salary Survey
Karen Zusi | Oct 31, 2016
Most researchers feel stimulated by their work but are dissatisfied with their compensation, according to this year’s results.
2016 Salary Survey: By the Numbers
Staff | Oct 31, 2016
This year's life sciences salary survey turned up some interesting trends in the U.S. and around the world.
Male Docs in Academia Earn More: Study
Kerry Grens | Jul 12, 2016
Female physicians working at medical schools in the U.S. make about $51,000 less than their male counterparts on average.
The 2016 Salary Survey Is Here
Staff | Mar 18, 2016
Answer some brief questions and help us determine the most current salary outlook for life scientists and earn a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card.
Earnings for New PhDs
Karen Zusi | Dec 14, 2015
A project examining the relationship between research funding and economic productivity offers insights into where new graduates work and what they earn.
2015 Life Sciences Salary Survey
Amanda B. Keener, Karen Zusi | Oct 31, 2015
This year’s survey highlights dramatic regional, sector, and gender variations.
Some Grad Students Regain Health Insurance
Kerry Grens | Aug 26, 2015
The University of Missouri returns subsidies for health benefits; New Mexico State University takes them away, offering a raise in return.
Grad Students Lose Health Insurance
Kerry Grens | Aug 18, 2015
Two universities drop benefits for graduate students or their dependents.
The 2015 Salary Survey Is Complete
Staff | Mar 13, 2015
Thanks to everyone who participated in this year's survey. Please check back in November for the results.