While postdocs are necessary for entry into tenure-track jobs, they do not enhance salaries in other job sectors over time.
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We acknowledge financial support from NIH Grant R01-AG036820. The use of NSF data does not imply NSF endorsement of the research, research methods, or conclusions contained in this report. We thank H. Garrison, W. Schaffer, P. Stephan, and D. Zuk for helpful comments.
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Kahn, S., Ginther, D. The impact of postdoctoral training on early careers in biomedicine. Nat Biotechnol 35, 90–94 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1038/nbt.3766
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