Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Psychology Research Assistant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$57,769 / yrTotal Pay
$37,841 / yrBase Pay
$19,929 / yrAdditional Pay

$57,769

 / yr
$28K$271K
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The estimated total pay for a Psychology Research Assistant is $57,769 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $37,841 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $19,929 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Citi
3.9

Citi

Psychology Research Assistant

$77K

$84K

$77,278 - $84,464 Range

NYU (New York University)
4.3

NYU (New York University)

Psychology Research Assistant - Hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

University of Minnesota
4.2

University of Minnesota

Psychology Research Assistant

$22K

$24K

$21,972 - $23,941 Range

University of Southern California
4.4

University of Southern California

Psychology Research Assistant - Hourly

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

Boston University
4.3

Boston University

Psychology Research Assistant - Hourly

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

UC Irvine
4.4

UC Irvine

Psychology Research Assistant

$21K

$22K

$20,931 - $22,367 Range

Brown University
4.4

Brown University

Psychology Research Assistant - Hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

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Wellesley College
4.1

Wellesley College

Psychology Research Assistant - Hourly Intern
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$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

Macalester College
4.3

Macalester College

Psychology Research Assistant - Hourly
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$12 -$13

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$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

MediaScience
3.3

MediaScience

Psychology Research Assistant - Hourly
About 

$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

Laurel Ridge Treatment Center
2.7

Laurel Ridge Treatment Center

Psychology Research Assistant - Hourly
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$15 -$16

 hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

Regional Mental Health Center
3.1

Regional Mental Health Center

Psychology Research Assistant - Hourly Intern
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$18 -$19

 hourly

$18

$19

$18 - $19 Range

Pat Lobb's Toyota of McKinney
4.3

Pat Lobb's Toyota of McKinney

Psychology Research Assistant - Hourly
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$12 -$13

 hourly

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

The Yellin Center

Psychology Research Assistant - Hourly
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$21 -$23

 hourly

$21

$23

$21 - $23 Range

Carnegie Mellon University
4.5

Carnegie Mellon University

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Psychology

$51K

$70K

$50,960 - $69,816 Range

Tufts University
4.4

Tufts University

Research Associate Psychology

$57K

$61K

$56,709 - $61,216 Range

McLean Hospital
3.7

McLean Hospital

Clinical and Research Fellow - Psychology

$53K

$61K

$53,424 - $61,475 Range

Rutgers University
4.1

Rutgers University

Research Associate/GSE - Educational Psychology

$55K

$60K

$54,508 - $59,527 Range

Rutgers University
4.1

Rutgers University

Research Associate/Educational Psychology-GSE

$73K

$80K

$73,158 - $79,635 Range

Brown University
4.4

Brown University

Research Assistant (Psychology)

$41K

$44K

$41,366 - $44,452 Range

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$15

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8 days ago by a Undergraduate Research Assistant with less than one year of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Psychology Research Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a Psychology Research Assistant is $39,923 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Psychology Research Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 19000 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Psychology Research Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Psychology Research Assistant in United States is $60,697 per year.

The lowest salary for a Psychology Research Assistant in United States is $26,259 per year.

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