How much does a Research Assistant Professor make?

Updated Jun 17, 2021

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$75,865 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,250 salaries

$54K

Low

$76K

Average

$106K

High

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The national average salary for a Research Assistant Professor is $75,865 in United States. Filter by location to see Research Assistant Professor salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,250 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Assistant Professor employees.

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Assistant Research Professor$74,922 /yr
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$71,972

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Northwestern University
4.3

Northwestern University

Research Assistant Professor

$78,055

 /yr
Range: $52K - $137K
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$52K

$137K

$52,027 - $136,573 Range

University of Illinois at Chicago
4.2

University of Illinois at Chicago

Research Assistant Professor

$64,956

 /yr
Range: $46K - $111K

$46K

$111K

$45,612 - $111,076 Range

University of Pittsburgh
4.1

University of Pittsburgh

Research Assistant Professor

$73,511

 /yr
Range: $52K - $131K

$52K

$131K

$51,545 - $131,270 Range

The University of North Carolina System
3.9

The University of North Carolina System

Research Assistant Professor

$67,815

 /yr
Range: $50K - $115K

$50K

$115K

$49,927 - $115,105 Range

Vanderbilt University
4.2

Vanderbilt University

Research Assistant Professor

$70,216

 /yr
Range: $58K - $131K

$58K

$131K

$58,436 - $131,136 Range

University of Southern California
4.3

University of Southern California

Research Assistant Professor

$95,573

 /yr
Range: $59K - $208K

$59K

$208K

$59,360 - $207,602 Range

University of Miami
3.9

University of Miami

Research Assistant Professor

$91,286

 /yr
Range: $63K - $145K

$63K

$145K

$63,095 - $145,395 Range

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University of Houston System
4.1

University of Houston System

Research Assistant Professor

$70,960

 /yr
Range: $49K - $123K

$49K

$123K

$49,027 - $122,873 Range

University of Utah
4.3

University of Utah

Research Assistant Professor

$76,086

 /yr
Range: $55K - $114K

$55K

$114K

$54,788 - $114,122 Range

University of Notre Dame
4.4

University of Notre Dame

Research Assistant Professor

$79,021

 /yr
Range: $45K - $142K

$45K

$142K

$44,537 - $141,771 Range

University of Florida
4.4

University of Florida

Research Assistant Professor

$80,716

 /yr
Range: $54K - $108K

$54K

$108K

$54,094 - $108,110 Range

Boston University
4.3

Boston University

Research Assistant Professor

$82,634

 /yr
Range: $63K - $136K

$63K

$136K

$62,665 - $135,916 Range

University of Rochester
4.2

University of Rochester

Research Assistant Professor

$64,882

 /yr
Range: $56K - $95K

$56K

$95K

$56,343 - $95,000 Range

University of Arizona
4.3

University of Arizona

Research Assistant Professor

$80,802

 /yr
Range: $58K - $117K

$58K

$117K

$57,792 - $116,850 Range

George Mason University
4.3

George Mason University

Research Assistant Professor

$77,712

 /yr
Range: $53K - $100K

$53K

$100K

$53,245 - $99,894 Range

University of Maryland
4.3

University of Maryland

Research Assistant Professor

$88,142

 /yr
Range: $52K - $137K

$52K

$137K

$52,221 - $136,970 Range

Washington University in St. Louis
4.4

Washington University in St. Louis

Research Assistant Professor

$86,563

 /yr
Range: $56K - $109K

$56K

$109K

$56,205 - $108,966 Range

University of Washington
4.3

University of Washington

Research Assistant Professor

$99,344

 /yr
Range: $71K - $141K

$71K

$141K

$71,272 - $141,027 Range

University of Michigan
4.4

University of Michigan

Research Assistant Professor

$104,696

 /yr
Range: $63K - $184K

$63K

$184K

$63,057 - $184,420 Range

University of Pennsylvania
4.3

University of Pennsylvania

Research Assistant Professor

$95,668

 /yr
Range: $73K - $130K

$73K

$130K

$72,592 - $129,924 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$60,000
per year
A Research Assistant Professor in the Toledo, OH Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Toledo, OH Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$50,000
per year
A Research Assistant Professor in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$80,115
per year
A Research Assistant Professor/Assistant Professor in the Tucson, AZ Area area reported making $80,115 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Tucson, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$76,000
per year
An Assistant Research Professor in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $76,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$60,000
per year
A Research Assistant Professor in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$10,259
monthly
A Research Assistant Professor in the Boise, ID Area area reported making $10,259 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boise, ID Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$52,700
per year
An Assistant Research Professor in the Auburn, AL Area area reported making $52,700 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Auburn, AL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$61,000
per year
A Research Assistant Professor in the Champaign, IL Area area reported making $61,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Champaign, IL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$52,000
per year
An Assistant Research Professor in the Buffalo, NY Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Buffalo, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$60,000
per year
A Research Assistant Professor in the Toledo, OH Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toledo, OH Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
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