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Research Associate Salaries in Boston, MA Area

5,839 SalariesUpdated Jan 20, 2021

Average Base Pay
$51,261 / yr
8% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,968
Range$542 - $16,765

How much does a Research Associate make in Boston, MA?

The average salary for a Research Associate is $51,261 in Boston, MA. Salaries estimates are based on 5,839 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Associate employees in Boston, MA.

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Research Associate

Harvard University

$60,113/yr

Range: $42K - $105K

185 salaries

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$60,113/yr
$42K$105K

Research Associate

MIT

$57,914/yr

Range: $29K - $116K

60 salaries

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$57,914/yr
$29K$116K

Research Associate

Forrester

$48,544/yr

Range: $41K - $57K

46 salaries

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$48,544/yr
$41K$57K

Research Associate

The Broad Institute

$43,705/yr

Range: $36K - $52K

39 salaries

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$43,705/yr
$36K$52K

Research Associate

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

$51,659/yr

Range: $48K - $53K

21 salaries

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$51,659/yr
$48K$53K

Research Associate

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

$68,044/yr

Range: $63K - $75K

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$68,044/yr
$63K$75K

Research Associate

Harvard Business School

$58,699/yr

Range: $53K - $77K

15 salaries

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$58,699/yr
$53K$77K

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Research Associate

Moderna

$70,041/yr

Range: $58K - $94K

13 salaries

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$70,041/yr
$58K$94K

Research Associate

Momenta Pharmaceuticals

$68,585/yr

Range: $57K - $74K

10 salaries

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$68,585/yr
$57K$74K

Research Associate

Schlumberger

$92,663/yr

Range: $83K - $112K

8 salaries

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$92,663/yr
$83K$112K

Research Associate

Rubius Therapeutics

$66,150/yr

Range: $61K - $76K

7 salaries

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$66,150/yr
$61K$76K

Research Associate

Manus Biosynthesis

$65,822/yr

Range: $50K - $73K

7 salaries

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$65,822/yr
$50K$73K

Research Associate - Hourly Contractor

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

$28/hr

Range: $27 - $36

6 salaries

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$28/hr
$27$36

Research Associate

The Brattle Group

$98,198/yr

Range: $75K - $100K

6 salaries

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$98,198/yr
$75K$100K

Research Associate

Dicerna Pharmaceuticals

$59,939/yr

Range: $54K - $64K

6 salaries

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$59,939/yr
$54K$64K

Research Associate

Flagship Pioneering

$69,481/yr

Range: $61K - $73K

6 salaries

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$69,481/yr
$61K$73K

Research Associate

MIT

$64,848/yr

Range: $35K - $79K

5 salaries

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$64,848/yr
$35K$79K

Research Associate

IHS Markit

$81,032/yr

Range: $64K - $98K

4 salaries

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$81,032/yr
$64K$98K

Research Associate - Hourly Contractor

Momenta Pharmaceuticals

$25/hr

Range: $24 - $33

4 salaries

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$25/hr
$24$33

Research Associate

CRISPR Therapeutics

$74,862/yr

Range: $68K - $79K

4 salaries

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$74,862/yr
$68K$79K
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A Research Associate reported making $50,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$75,000
per year
A Research Associate reported making $75,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$52,000
per year
A Research Associate I reported making $52,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Research Associate reported making $19 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$90,245
per year
A Research Associate reported making $90,245 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$52,000
per year
A Research Associate I reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$77,625
per year
A Research Associate reported making $77,625 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
$1 stock bonus
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
A Research Associate reported making $70,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$56,764
per year
A Research Associate reported making $56,764 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$59,000
per year
A Research Associate reported making $59,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
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