Postdoctoral Research Associate Salaries

82,323 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$48,880 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,030
Range$537 - $17,310

How much does a Postdoctoral Research Associate make?

The national average salary for a Postdoctoral Research Associate is $48,880 in United States. Filter by location to see Postdoctoral Research Associate salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 82,323 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Postdoctoral Research Associate employees.

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Postdoctoral Research Associate

The University of North Carolina System

$47,387/yr

Range: $41K - $70K

529 salaries

$47,387/yr
$41K$70K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Los Alamos National Laboratory

$85,769/yr

Range: $72K - $117K

395 salaries

$85,769/yr
$72K$117K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

ORAU

$61,865/yr

Range: $50K - $95K

392 salaries

$61,865/yr
$50K$95K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Iowa State University

$46,530/yr

Range: $42K - $64K

389 salaries

$46,530/yr
$42K$64K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Texas A&M University

$43,566/yr

Range: $26K - $71K

334 salaries

$43,566/yr
$26K$71K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

$48,630/yr

Range: $35K - $75K

328 salaries

$48,630/yr
$35K$75K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

$59,810/yr

Range: $43K - $69K

322 salaries

$59,810/yr
$43K$69K

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Postdoctoral Research Associate

Princeton University

$53,650/yr

Range: $42K - $79K

274 salaries

$53,650/yr
$42K$79K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Washington State University

$45,101/yr

Range: $30K - $71K

270 salaries

$45,101/yr
$30K$71K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Illinois at Chicago

$45,172/yr

Range: $38K - $67K

253 salaries

$45,172/yr
$38K$67K

Postdoctoral Research Associate - Monthly

ORAU

$5,216/mo

Range: $4K - $8K

249 salaries

$5,216/mo
$4K$8K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Massachusetts

$47,584/yr

Range: $37K - $59K

237 salaries

$47,584/yr
$37K$59K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Southern California

$52,031/yr

Range: $40K - $85K

225 salaries

$52,031/yr
$40K$85K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Georgia

$45,183/yr

Range: $36K - $68K

224 salaries

$45,183/yr
$36K$68K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Brown University

$49,980/yr

Range: $42K - $74K

224 salaries

$49,980/yr
$42K$74K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Purdue University

$47,734/yr

Range: $33K - $76K

217 salaries

$47,734/yr
$33K$76K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Illinois

$47,162/yr

Range: $44K - $67K

214 salaries

$47,162/yr
$44K$67K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Nebraska

$43,307/yr

Range: $39K - $67K

207 salaries

$43,307/yr
$39K$67K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Tennessee

$45,561/yr

Range: $39K - $64K

192 salaries

$45,561/yr
$39K$64K

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Indiana University

$49,478/yr

Range: $38K - $67K

179 salaries

$49,478/yr
$38K$67K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$47,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Tucson, AZ Area area reported making $47,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Tucson, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$61,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $61,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$39,600
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $39,600 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Oklahoma City, OK Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$45,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Springfield, MA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Springfield, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$52,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$54,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Ithaca, NY Area area reported making $54,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Ithaca, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$50,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$55,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Lebanon, NH Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lebanon, NH Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$53,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Knoxville, TN Area area reported making $53,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Knoxville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$58,000
per year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $58,000 per year
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
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