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Pay, Benefits, Compensation

  • 15 days of vacation
  • Incentive to the project team
  • Health insurance (Medical examination (once a year)
  • 50% tax return first two years.
  • Pension refund (Countries which have negotiated with South Korea)
  • Dormitory can be provided
  • lunch is provided
  • Welfare point. (Can be used for education, fitness, ETC)
  • Fitness center, sports facility. cafe, bank, post office, convenience store are located


After service for first two years in ETRI. Is it possible to extend my contract?
Yes, you can expend your contract up to maxium10 years depends on involving project. After first contract is given, all contract researchers will have two chances to change their contact. It is up to your performance.
How far is Dormitory? And what is it looks like?
It is 10 minutes walking distant away from research facility. The room will be a studio with internet included.
Can I be a permanent worker?
Currently, we do not have opening for permanent researcher position. Please keep check out Website.
I am little concern about language problem.
Learning Korean is not required but knowing it will definitely help your career. We do offer Korean class for foreigners to help them settle.
How many foreigners are in ETRI?
Numbers keep changing but about 30 to 40 employees.
I am not in Korea. If I got through the interview, do I have to come for the interview?
For this recruitment, we are not providing travel expenses but to avoid inconvenience we will do conference call interview instead those who are in outside.