Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Includes NIH, HRSA, AHRQ, CDC, CMS, SAMSA and other agencies
|DHHS Salary Cap||Annual||Monthly|
(January 8, 2017 - Present)
|Academic Year||$140,250 *||$11,687.50|
(January 10, 2016 - January 7, 2017)
|Academic Year||$138,825 *||$11,568.75|
Academic Year (9-month) Faculty – Current Salary Cap Calculations
For faculty paid on an academic year basis — 9-month salary paid over 12 months (09/12), the nine-month equivalent must be calculated as follows as their annual compensation rate is based on service for the 9-month academic year.
* $15,583.33 x 9 = $140,250/year or $11,687.50/month paid over 12 months.
The monthly salary rate for the academic year salary for faculty paid 09/12 from a DHHS capped fund source cannot exceed $11,687.50.
Fiscal Year (11-month) Faculty – Current Salary Cap Calculations
For faculty paid on a fiscal year basis—annual salary paid over 12 months (11/12), the monthly capped rate of $15,583.33 ($187,000/12) is applied against their monthly 1/12th salary rate as their annual compensation rate is based on service for the full year.