Research Associate Salaries

82,323 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$47,574 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,990
Range$528 - $16,869

How much does a Research Associate make?

The national average salary for a Research Associate is $47,574 in United States. Filter by location to see Research Associate salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 82,323 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Associate employees.

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Research Associate

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

$54,511/yr

Range: $41K - $73K

704 salaries

$54,511/yr
$41K$73K

Research Associate

University of Maryland

$59,396/yr

Range: $37K - $92K

598 salaries

$59,396/yr
$37K$92K

Research Associate

Case Western Reserve University

$46,738/yr

Range: $31K - $73K

391 salaries

$46,738/yr
$31K$73K

Research Associate

Brookhaven National Laboratory

$63,835/yr

Range: $55K - $91K

381 salaries

$63,835/yr
$55K$91K

Research Associate

University of Pittsburgh

$49,330/yr

Range: $30K - $80K

381 salaries

$49,330/yr
$30K$80K

Research Associate

The Scripps Research Institute

$49,054/yr

Range: $42K - $60K

356 salaries

$49,054/yr
$42K$60K

Research Associate

University of Minnesota

$53,510/yr

Range: $29K - $108K

331 salaries

$53,510/yr
$29K$108K

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Research Associate

Northwestern University

$52,396/yr

Range: $43K - $99K

315 salaries

$52,396/yr
$43K$99K

Research Associate

CoStar Group

$47,468/yr

Range: $27K - $68K

293 salaries

$47,468/yr
$27K$68K

Research Associate

University of Colorado Boulder

$53,873/yr

Range: $32K - $102K

267 salaries

$53,873/yr
$32K$102K

Research Associate

Harvard University

$59,376/yr

Range: $42K - $106K

256 salaries

$59,376/yr
$42K$106K

Research Associate

University of Pennsylvania

$56,070/yr

Range: $30K - $83K

231 salaries

$56,070/yr
$30K$83K

Research Associate

University of Washington

$53,995/yr

Range: $26K - $83K

222 salaries

$53,995/yr
$26K$83K

Research Associate

Goldman Sachs

$138,669/yr

Range: $85K - $199K

219 salaries

$138,669/yr
$85K$199K

Research Associate

University of Virginia

$47,703/yr

Range: $36K - $88K

214 salaries

$47,703/yr
$36K$88K

Research Associate

Mayo Clinic

$61,292/yr

Range: $33K - $96K

205 salaries

$61,292/yr
$33K$96K

Research Associate

Penn State University

$58,745/yr

Range: $26K - $93K

197 salaries

$58,745/yr
$26K$93K

Research Associate

Genentech

$85,548/yr

Range: $64K - $102K

195 salaries

$85,548/yr
$64K$102K

Research Associate

Johns Hopkins University

$58,673/yr

Range: $41K - $99K

192 salaries

$58,673/yr
$41K$99K

Research Associate

University of Alabama at Birmingham

$46,479/yr

Range: $40K - $75K

190 salaries

$46,479/yr
$40K$75K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$42,000
per year
A Research Associate in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $42,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$81,600
per year
An Engineering Research Associate in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $81,600 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$36
hourly
A Research Associate in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $36 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$65,000
per year
A Research Associate in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$73,000
per year
A Research Associate in the Ithaca, NY Area area reported making $73,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Ithaca, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$52,000
per year
A Research Associate in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
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