2009 NIH Salary Cap Raises - 01/27/09

Effective Jan. 1, the NIH (National Institutes of Health) annual salary an individual can receive from NIH funding for 2009 has changed to a maximum of $196,700. This salary cap usually changes annually through the funds appropriation act for NIH.

A memo discussing the administration of the updated NIH salary limitations at Purdue can be found on the SPS Web site.
Additional information regarding the management of the salary cap during the life of the project can be found on the SPS Web site by clicking “DHHS” under the “Sponsors” gold tab and then “Salary Cap Management” under the “Specific Information” heading.
Documentation is provided for award establishment, project life and closeout.