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Research Assistant Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$33,427/yr
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$23K
Low
$33K
Average
$51K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,565
Range$432 - $11,501
How much does a Research Assistant make?

The national average salary for a Research Assistant is $33,427 in United States. Filter by location to see Research Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 34,454 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Assistant employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      ICF
      $47,437/yr
      Range: $35K - $64K
      179 salaries
      $47,437/yr
      $35K$64K
      Wayne State
      $43,461/yr
      Range: $20K - $69K
      172 salaries
      $43,461/yr
      $20K$69K
      University of Michigan
      $12/hr
      Range: $9 - $25
      133 salaries
      $12/hr
      $9$25
      Rockefeller University
      $42,255/yr
      Range: $35K - $59K
      124 salaries
      $42,255/yr
      $35K$59K
      UCLA
      $68,115/yr
      Range: $63K - $88K
      124 salaries
      $68,115/yr
      $63K$88K
      Brigham Young University (BYU)
      $11/hr
      Range: $8 - $18
      121 salaries
      $11/hr
      $8$18
      Case Western Reserve University
      $34,399/yr
      Range: $23K - $47K
      100 salaries
      $34,399/yr
      $23K$47K

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      University of Alabama at Birmingham
      $37,637/yr
      Range: $22K - $55K
      97 salaries
      $37,637/yr
      $22K$55K
      Boston Children's Hospital
      $37,405/yr
      Range: $32K - $55K
      97 salaries
      $37,405/yr
      $32K$55K
      UC San Francisco
      $67,843/yr
      Range: $63K - $81K
      90 salaries
      $67,843/yr
      $63K$81K
      American Institutes for Research
      $40,000/yr
      Range: $35K - $48K
      89 salaries
      $40,000/yr
      $35K$48K
      Stanford University
      $40,000/yr
      Range: $27K - $67K
      87 salaries
      $40,000/yr
      $27K$67K
      Texas A&M University
      $28,000/yr
      Range: $17K - $41K
      85 salaries
      $28,000/yr
      $17K$41K
      Penn State University
      $38,037/yr
      Range: $18K - $60K
      84 salaries
      $38,037/yr
      $18K$60K
      University of Chicago
      $15/hr
      Range: $9 - $25
      78 salaries
      $15/hr
      $9$25
      University of Maryland
      $28,937/yr
      Range: $20K - $70K
      78 salaries
      $28,937/yr
      $20K$70K
      Johns Hopkins University
      $18/hr
      Range: $10 - $25
      75 salaries
      $18/hr
      $10$25
      North Carolina State University
      $33,593/yr
      Range: $16K - $62K
      74 salaries
      $33,593/yr
      $16K$62K
      Henry M. Jackson Foundation
      $42,116/yr
      Range: $34K - $56K
      74 salaries
      $42,116/yr
      $34K$56K
      Stony Brook University
      $25,781/yr
      Range: $16K - $40K
      73 salaries
      $25,781/yr
      $16K$40K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $2,300
      monthly
      A Lab Research Assistant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $2,300 per month
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      College / University
      $28,000
      per year
      A Research Assistant in the Burlington, VT Area area reported making $28,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Burlington, VT Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      College / University
      $27,000
      per year
      A Research Assistant in the Blacksburg, VA Area area reported making $27,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Blacksburg, VA Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      College / University
      $10
      hourly
      An Undergraduate Research Assistant in the Blacksburg, VA Area area reported making $10 per hour
      Job Highlights
      Blacksburg, VA Area area
      Part-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      College / University
      $40,640
      per year
      A Research Assistant in the Reno, NV Area area reported making $40,640 per year
      Job Highlights
      Reno, NV Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      College / University
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