Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Research Analyst make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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Industry

$70,527 / yrTotal Pay
$61,661 / yrBase Pay
$8,866 / yrAdditional Pay

$70,527

 / yr
$45K$113K
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The estimated total pay for a Research Analyst is $70,527 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $61,661 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 $8,866 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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Total Pay Trajectory

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$70,527 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Research Analyst

Some related job titles are Research Associate Salaries with median pay of $64,348, Senior Research Analyst Salaries with median pay of $87,524, Data Analyst Salaries with median pay of $71,708, Equity Analyst Salaries with median pay of $92,923.

Top Paying Companies

For a Research Analyst in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Research Analyst in United States. Employers include Meta, Lazard Asset Management and Eagle Asset Management.

1
Meta
$137,137/yr
4
IFC
$130,745/yr
10
Google
$125,654/yr

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What is the pay outlook for Research & Science?

Research and science jobs offer pay well above the national average. Increased demand for STEM workers is increasing salaries in research and science. Jobs in these fields, however, often require higher education at the graduate level and/or specialized training. While domain-specific expertise gives workers in these fields access to very specialized jobs, there are also many employers who hire STEM workers for their general data and technology skills.

A Research analyst salary range in US can vary based on important factors such as education, skills, certifications, and years of experience. A Research analyst in US can expect to see an entry level salary range of $42,223 to $95,830 per year, based on 106 salary contributions. At the highest seniority level, an experienced Research analyst in US can make a salary range of $42,347 to $114,264 with at least 8 years of experience, based on 13,560 salary contributions. The top 3 companies in US where a Research analyst gets the highest compensation are BlackRock, Inc., Janus Henderson Investors and The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, Inc.. Bigger companies typically pay 42.27% less than smaller companies for a Research analyst.

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Years at Recent Employer

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Research Analyst

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$85,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Criminal Research Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$1,128

/hr

$17 | $1K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Quant Research Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$31

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Criminal Research Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$12

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Research Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$14

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
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Research Analyst

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$57,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Research Analyst

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$45,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Data Research Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$21

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

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Research Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$68,000

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Research Analyst pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Research Analyst is $61,661 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Research Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 11609 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Research Analyst employees.

The highest salary for a Research Analyst in United States is $96,459 per year.

The lowest salary for a Research Analyst in United States is $39,416 per year.

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