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Employees at NSWC Corona receive competitive salaries in addition to a robust benefits package. All of our positions fall under the Science Technology Reinvention Laboratory (STRL) Personnel Demonstration Project (DEMO).

DEMO is a pay-for-performance system specifically designed to attract, reward, and retain high-performing employees. Under DEMO, employees are compensated based on their performance and the degree to which their position impacts organizational goals. This project includes several initiatives designed to enhance out ability to attract, develop and recognize high-performance employees.

Starting salaries for professionals under the NSWC Corona demonstration project are:

Degree Grade Salary (at Corona location):
Bachelor's ND-02 $71,822
Master's ND-03 $79,323
PhD ND-03 $95,980





The Department of Navy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or any other non-merit factor. The Department of the Navy provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicant who believe they require reasonable accommodation should contact us at (951) 393-5255 for assistance.