Review Salary and Benefits Information
See Pay & Leave Salaries & Wages by location. PHIFP base pay is GS 11 Step 3 for Masters degree holders and GS 12 Step 3 for Doctoral degree holders.
PHIFP fellows are full-time equivalent (FTE) employees during their fellowship.
Fellows are paid at the GS 11, Step 3 level for Masters degree holders, and the GS 12, Step 3 level for Doctoral degree holders, and receive the same benefits as other CDC FTE employees (such as medical insurance and vacation). Fellows may be eligible for a salary increase after one year of appointment, based on performance and written recommendation by appropriate management officials. See the Office of Personnel Management Salary Table for more information. Relocation expenses are not authorized.