Salary: Research Specialist in Chicago, IL | Glassdoor

Research Specialist Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

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346 SalariesUpdated Mar 17, 2018
Average Base Pay
$50,320/yr
4% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$37K
Low
$50K
Average
$72K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,280
Range$617 - $7,368
How much does a Research Specialist make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Research Specialist is $50,320 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 346 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Specialist employees in Chicago, IL.

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    University of Illinois at Chicago
    $42,712/yr
    Range: $31K - $60K
    29 salaries
    $42,712
    $31K$60K
    University of Illinois at Chicago
    $17/hr
    Range: $14 - $20
    7 salaries
    $17
    $14$20
    University of Chicago
    $42,103/yr
    Range: $38K - $50K
    5 salaries
    $42,103
    $38K$50K
    University of Chicago
    $17/hr
    Range: $15 - $20
    4 salaries
    $17
    $15$20
    G2 Crowd
    $43,333/yr
    Range: $43K - $44K
    3 salaries
    $43,333
    $43K$44K
    Spencer Stuart
    $47,411/yr
    Range: $44K - $51K
    2 salaries
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    $44K - $51K
    $44K$51K
    American Hospital Association
    $55,609/yr
    Range: $50K - $61K
    2 salaries
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    $50K - $61K
    $50K$61K

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    Thomson Reuters
    $72,044/yr
    Range: $69K - $75K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $69K - $75K
    $69K$75K
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    $73,746/yr
    Range: $71K - $77K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $71K - $77K
    $71K$77K
    Federal Government
    $55,389/yr
    Range: $53K - $58K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $53K - $58K
    $53K$58K
    University of Illinois at Chicago
    $20/hr
    Range: $19 - $20
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $19 - $20
    hourly
    $19$20
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute
    $50,727/yr
    Range: $49K - $53K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $49K - $53K
    $49K$53K
    CoreLogic
    $50,975/yr
    Range: $49K - $53K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $49K - $53K
    $49K$53K
    University of Illinois
    $61,477/yr
    Range: $58K - $63K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $58K - $63K
    $58K$63K
    DePaul University
    $41,866/yr
    Range: $40K - $43K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $40K - $43K
    $40K$43K
    NPD
    $65,191/yr
    Range: $62K - $68K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $62K - $68K
    $62K$68K
    Stepan
    $85,055/yr
    Range: $83K - $89K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $83K - $89K
    $83K$89K
    Feeding America
    $57,145/yr
    Range: $55K - $59K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $55K - $59K
    $55K$59K
    OpticsPlanet
    $51,768/yr
    Range: $50K - $54K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $50K - $54K
    $50K$54K
    Governors State University
    $38,251/yr
    Range: $37K - $39K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $37K - $39K
    $37K$39K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $43,000
    per year
    A Research Specialist reported making $43,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $14
    hourly
    A Research Specialist reported making $14 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $22
    hourly
    A Visiting Research Specialist In Pharmaceutical reported making $22 per hour
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    College / University
    $44,000
    per year
    A Research Specialist reported making $44,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $35,000
    per year
    A Research Specialist reported making $35,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    College / University
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