DHHS Salary Cap Announcement 2018

The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018, restricts the amount of direct salary to Executive Level II of the Federal Executive pay scale.  The Executive Level II salary was previously set at $187,000, and increased to $189,600 effective January 7, 2018.

The University encourages re-budgeting funds to accommodate the increase in salary cap when permissible, and adjustments should be effective February 1, 2018.

The NIH Salary Cap Summary is available at http://grants.nih.gov/grants/policy/salcap_summary.htm.

The University of Iowa Salary Cap Guidelines can be found at http://gao.fo.uiowa.edu/dhhs-salary-cap-university-guidelines-and-procedures.

If you need assistance tracking restrictions or have any questions, please contact Audra Haddy (audra-haddy@uiowa.edu) or Scott Kallaus (scott-kallaus@uiowa.edu).

Publish Date: 

Wednesday, March 28, 2018