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NIH Salary Cap Summary

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NIH Salary Cap Summary
Effective Dates Requirements Salary Level Annual Salary Academic Year Salary Monthly Salary
2017   Executive Level II $187,000.00 $140,250.00 $15,583.33
2016   Executive Level II $185,100.00 $138,825.00 $15,425.00
2015   Executive Level II $183,300.00 $137,475.00 $15,275.00
2014   Executive Level II $181,500.00 $136,125.00 $15,125.00
2012 Awards with Issue Date after 12/23/2011 or budget start date of 10/1/2012 and beyond Executive Level II $179,700.00 $134,775.00 $14,975.00
Awards with Issue Date between 10/1/2011 - 12/22/2011 ** Executive Level I $199,700.00 $149,775.00 $16,641.67
1/1/2011 - 12/31/2011   Executive Level I $199,700.00 $149,775.00 $16,641.67
1/1/2010 - 12/31/2010   Executive Level I $199,700.00 $149,775.00 $16,641.67
1/1/2009 - 12/31/2009   Executive Level I $196,700.00 $147,525.00 $16,391.67
1/1/2008 - 12/31/2008   Executive Level I $191,300.00 $143,475.00 $15,941.67
1/1/2007 - 12/31/2007   Executive Level I $186,600.00 $139,950.00 $15,550.00
1/1/2006 - 12/31/2006   Executive Level I $183,500.00 $137,625.00 $15,291.67
1/1/2005 - 12/31/2005   Executive Level I $180,100.00 $135,075.00 $15,008.33
1/1/2004 - 12/31/2004 *   Executive Level I $175,700.00 $131,775.00 $14,641.67
1/1/2003 - 12/31/2003   Executive Level I $171,900.00 $128,925.00 $14,325.00
1/1/2002 - 12/31/2002   Executive Level I $166,700.00 $125,025.00 $13,891.67
1/1/2001 - 12/31/2001   Executive Level I $161,200.00 $120,900.00 $13,433.33
* $174,500 used for calculation from 1/1/04 - 3/2/04; $175,700 approved 3/3/2004 
** The following budget period of these awards (with budget start date of 10/1/2012 and beyond) must apply the Executive Level II going forward