How Jobs and Pay are Structured at MIT

Find the Institute's pay guidelines, help with job and position descriptions, an annual salary review calendar, guidelines for merit increases, and more.

Pay Guidelines

MIT strives to attract and retain a highly qualified and diverse workforce by offering competitive pay and exceptional benefits. See guidelines on the Institute's pay decisions.

Pay Structure

Learn about how pay is structured at MIT.

Annual Salary Review

See an ASR calendar and guidelines for merit increases.

Job and Position Descriptions

Find information on job and position descriptions for all payroll categories.

Exempt vs. Non-Exempt Jobs

Learn how exempt and non-exempt jobs differ under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).