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Research Associate Salaries

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47,459 SalariesUpdated Apr 25, 2018
Average Base Pay
$54,813/yr
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$39K
Low
$55K
Average
$79K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,740
Range$1,039 - $25,345
How much does a Research Associate make?

The national average salary for a Research Associate is $54,813 in United States. Filter by location to see Research Associate salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 47,459 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Associate employees.

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      Howard Hughes Medical Institute
      $50,100/yr
      Range: $41K - $63K
      702 salaries
      $50,100
      $41K$63K
      University of Maryland
      $57,189/yr
      Range: $37K - $99K
      595 salaries
      $57,189
      $37K$99K
      University of Pittsburgh
      $46,121/yr
      Range: $27K - $75K
      382 salaries
      $46,121
      $27K$75K
      Case Western Reserve University
      $44,322/yr
      Range: $29K - $74K
      377 salaries
      $44,322
      $29K$74K
      Brookhaven LAB
      $59,235/yr
      Range: $51K - $76K
      367 salaries
      $59,235
      $51K$76K
      The Scripps Research Institute
      $46,942/yr
      Range: $37K - $73K
      343 salaries
      $46,942
      $37K$73K
      University of Minnesota
      $53,035/yr
      Range: $27K - $102K
      319 salaries
      $53,035
      $27K$102K

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      Northwestern University
      $50,408/yr
      Range: $34K - $94K
      307 salaries
      $50,408
      $34K$94K
      University of Colorado at Boulder
      $55,716/yr
      Range: $28K - $134K
      257 salaries
      $55,716
      $28K$134K
      Harvard University
      $60,839/yr
      Range: $21K - $125K
      238 salaries
      $60,839
      $21K$125K
      CoStar Group
      $45,009/yr
      Range: $25K - $64K
      225 salaries
      $45,009
      $25K$64K
      University of Washington
      $50,207/yr
      Range: $25K - $79K
      215 salaries
      $50,207
      $25K$79K
      University of Pennsylvania
      $54,331/yr
      Range: $25K - $82K
      209 salaries
      $54,331
      $25K$82K
      Goldman Sachs
      $126,482/yr
      Range: $87K - $270K
      206 salaries
      $126,482
      $87K$270K
      University of Virginia
      $46,088/yr
      Range: $25K - $268K
      203 salaries
      $46,088
      $25K$268K
      Penn State University
      $55,422/yr
      Range: $24K - $87K
      195 salaries
      $55,422
      $24K$87K
      Mayo Clinic
      $61,693/yr
      Range: $31K - $94K
      193 salaries
      $61,693
      $31K$94K
      University of Alabama at Birmingham
      $47,868/yr
      Range: $37K - $93K
      190 salaries
      $47,868
      $37K$93K
      Genentech
      $81,282/yr
      Range: $60K - $96K
      186 salaries
      $81,282
      $60K$96K
      Johns Hopkins University
      $59,531/yr
      Range: $39K - $102K
      186 salaries
      $59,531
      $39K$102K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $50,000
      per year
      A Research Associate in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      San Diego, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      College / University
      $63,174
      per year
      A Research Associate in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $63,174 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $88,000
      per year
      A Research Associate in the Bridgeport, CT Area area reported making $88,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $38k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Bridgeport, CT Area area
       
      Full-time
      Company - Private
      $75,000
      per year
      A Research Associate in the Ithaca, NY Area area reported making $75,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      Ithaca, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      College / University
      $42,000
      per year
      A Research Associate in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $42,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Private
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