What does a Senior Research Manager do?

How much does a Senior Research Manager make?

Confident
$174,531 /yr
Total Pay
$126,073
 /yr

Base Pay

+
$48,459
 /yr

Additional Pay

$174,531

 / yr
$109K$286K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range
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Senior Research Manager Career Path

Learn how to become a Senior Research Manager, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.

Research Manager Senior Manager
$174,531/yr
Assistant Research Director
$72,072/yr
Senior Research Manager

Years of Experience Distribution

0 - 1
0%
2 - 4
25%
5 - 7
59%
8+
16%
Not including years spent in education and/or training

Senior Research Manager Insights

Read what Senior Research Manager professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
StreetbeesStreetbees
Research Manager
Apr 22, 2022

“The product has lots of great potential and I am really excited to see where Streetbees goes.”

MetrixLabMetrixLab
Research Manager
Sep 28, 2021

“There are plenty of learning opportunities here and is a great place to start your career.”

Integrated Marketing SystemsIntegrated Marketing Systems
Research Manager
Aug 14, 2020

“Supervisors fail to communicate new changes and rarely provide resources to deal with new responsibilities.”

KantarKantar
Research Director
Feb 13, 2021

“Salary not bad but have to ask for it or would be way below average.”

Post OfficePost Office
Change Manager
Feb 18, 2022

“Great bonus scheme where you achieve 10% of your salary if you reached targets.”

DefaqtoDefaqto
Research Manager
Aug 1, 2022

“A little patience may be required but opportunities do present themselves and the company does actively support personal growth and development.”

DocereeDoceree
Manager, Research Services
Jun 6, 2022

“Great and excellent place to work.”

Weill Cornell MedicineWeill Cornell Medicine
Research Manager
Apr 15, 2021

“Doctors were absolutely amazing and kind and hardworking and really make your time worth learning”

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Senior Research Manager Interviews

Frequently asked questions about the roles and responsibilities of a Senior Research Manager

When working as a Senior Research Manager, the most common skills you will need to perform your job and for career success are Microsoft Office Suite, Speech Communication, Dependencies, Adherence, and Protocols.

The most similar professions to Senior Research Manager are:
  • Research Analyst
  • Research Fellow
  • Researcher
  • Research Scholar

The most common qualifications to become a Senior Research Manager include a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and an average of 0 - 1 years of experience not including years spent in education and/or training.

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Research Analyst
$71,128
No skills overlap
Research Fellow
$58,010
No skills overlap
Researcher
$51,521
No skills overlap
Research Scholar
$55,638

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