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Research Assistant Salaries in Boston, MA

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2,614 SalariesUpdated Feb 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$34,848/yr
14% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$24K
Low
$35K
Average
$50K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,526
Range$435 - $10,788
How much does a Research Assistant make in Boston, MA?

The average salary for a Research Assistant is $34,848 in Boston, MA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,614 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Assistant employees in Boston, MA.

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    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Boston Children's Hospital
    $37,965/yr
    Range: $32K - $55K
    93 salaries
    $37,965
    $32K$55K
    Boston University
    $34,562/yr
    Range: $20K - $44K
    66 salaries
    $34,562
    $20K$44K
    Harvard University
    $39,772/yr
    Range: $25K - $60K
    53 salaries
    $39,772
    $25K$60K
    Harvard University
    $17/hr
    Range: $12 - $25
    34 salaries
    $17
    $12$25
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    $35,325/yr
    Range: $29K - $43K
    29 salaries
    $35,325
    $29K$43K
    Boston University
    $15/hr
    Range: $10 - $25
    26 salaries
    $15
    $10$25
    Northeastern University
    $30,434/yr
    Range: $24K - $41K
    24 salaries
    $30,434
    $24K$41K

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    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    $15/hr
    Range: $10 - $22
    20 salaries
    $15
    $10$22
    Tufts University
    $17/hr
    Range: $9 - $27
    15 salaries
    $17
    $9$27
    Abt Associates
    $41,916/yr
    Range: $38K - $45K
    15 salaries
    $41,916
    $38K$45K
    Northeastern University
    $2,051/mo
    Range: $2K - $2K
    14 salaries
    $2,051
    $2K$2K
    Brandeis University
    $13/hr
    Range: $10 - $20
    14 salaries
    $13
    $10$20
    Northeastern University
    $16/hr
    Range: $10 - $25
    13 salaries
    $16
    $10$25
    Boston College
    $11/hr
    Range: $9 - $13
    13 salaries
    $11
    $9$13
    Children's Hospital Colorado
    $39,362/yr
    Range: $35K - $45K
    13 salaries
    $39,362
    $35K$45K
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    $16/hr
    Range: $13 - $18
    12 salaries
    $16
    $13$18
    Tufts University
    $32,123/yr
    Range: $21K - $46K
    12 salaries
    $32,123
    $21K$46K
    National Bureau of Economic Research
    $50,732/yr
    Range: $40K - $63K
    12 salaries
    $50,732
    $40K$63K
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    $35,738/yr
    Range: $29K - $44K
    11 salaries
    $35,738
    $29K$44K
    Boston College
    $28,650/yr
    Range: $17K - $66K
    11 salaries
    $28,650
    $17K$66K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Research Assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $16
    hourly
    A Research Assistant reported making $16 per hour
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    Full-time
    5001 to 10000 employees
     
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $18
    hourly
    A Research Assistant reported making $18 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    College / University
    $40,000
    per year
    A Research Assistant reported making $40,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $50,800
    per year
    A Research Assistant reported making $50,800 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    51 to 200 employees
     
    Private Practice / Firm
    $11
    hourly
    A Research Assistant reported making $11 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Part-time
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    College / University
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