Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Includes NIH, HRSA, AHRQ, CDC, CMS, SAMSA and other agencies
|DHHS Salary Cap||Annual||Monthly|
(January 2, 2022 - Present)
Note: For UCI , this increase becomes effective for pay periods beginning February 1, 2022.
|Academic Year||$152,775 *||$12,731.25|
(January 3, 2021 - January 1, 2022)
|Academic Year||$149,475 *||$12,456.25|
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.
* $16,975 x 9 = $152,775/year or $12,731.25/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 $12,731.25
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 $16,975 ($203,700/12) is applied against their monthly 1/12th salary rate as their annual compensation rate is based on service for the full year.