How much does a Research Consultant make?

Updated Sep 17, 2021

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$76,740 /yr
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310 salaries

$49K

Low

$77K

Average

$119K

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The national average salary for Research Consultant is $76,740 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Research Consultant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 310 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Consultant employees.

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UnitedHealth Group
3.7

UnitedHealth Group

Research Consultant

$77,701

 /yr
Range: $73K - $92K
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$73K

$92K

$72,694 - $91,692 Range

Russell Reynolds
4.1

Russell Reynolds

Research Consultant

$111,849

 /yr
Range: $88K - $155K

$88K

$155K

$88,093 - $155,173 Range

CEB
3.2

CEB

Research Consultant

$95,614

 /yr
Range: $83K - $1M

$83K

$1M

$83,220 - $1,086,674 Range

Optum
3.7

Optum

Research Consultant

$76,596

 /yr
Range: $74K - $80K

$74K

$80K

$73,980 - $79,946 Range

University of Washington
4.3

University of Washington

Research Consultant

$76,361

 /yr
Range: $50K - $136K

$50K

$136K

$50,000 - $136,037 Range

Hanover Research
3.5

Hanover Research

Research Consultant

$80,703

 /yr
Range: $73K - $107K

$73K

$107K

$72,713 - $107,344 Range

Qualigence
3.1

Qualigence

Research Consultant

$39,836

 /yr
Range: $36K - $40K

$36K

$40K

$36,242 - $40,499 Range

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
4.4

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Research Consultant

$72,614

 /yr
Range: $71K - $83K

$71K

$83K

$71,492 - $82,998 Range

LexisNexis Legal & Professional
3.9

LexisNexis Legal & Professional

Research Consultant

$65,776

 /yr
Range: $41K - $106K

$41K

$106K

$41,117 - $105,721 Range

Gartner
3.8

Gartner

Research Consultant

$88,940

 /yr
Range: $87K - $98K

$87K

$98K

$86,933 - $98,144 Range

State of Utah
3.8

State of Utah

Research Consultant - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $27 - $32

$27

$32

$27 - $32 Range

Livingston International
3.9

Livingston International

Research Consultant

$51,888

 /yr
Range: $44K - $57K

$44K

$57K

$44,466 - $56,829 Range

Sachs Insights
3

Sachs Insights

Research Consultant

$90,369

 /yr
Range: $48K - $106K

$48K

$106K

$48,442 - $105,755 Range

quantilope
4.7

quantilope

Research Consultant

$80,578

 /yr
Range: $62K - $92K

$62K

$92K

$61,632 - $92,448 Range

The World Bank
4.2

The World Bank

Research Consultant - Hourly Contractor

$34

 /hr
Range: $27 - $38

$27

$38

$27 - $38 Range

Inter-American Development Bank
3.9

Inter-American Development Bank

Research Consultant

$65,679

 /yr
Range: $65K - $92K

$65K

$92K

$65,312 - $92,043 Range

NEPC
3.5

NEPC

Research Consultant

$142,005

 /yr
Range: $106K - $207K

$106K

$207K

$105,730 - $206,912 Range

University of Washington
4.3

University of Washington

Research Consultant - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $24 - $38

$24

$38

$24 - $38 Range

CarterBaldwin Executive Search

Research Consultant

$54,490

 /yr
Range: $43K - $55K

$43K

$55K

$42,563 - $55,264 Range

International Initiative for Impact Evaluation
4

International Initiative for Impact Evaluation

Research Consultant - Hourly Contractor

$20

 /hr
Range: $17 - $31

$17

$31

$17 - $31 Range

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The national average salary for a Research Consultant is $76,740 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Research Consultant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 310 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Research Consultant employees.

The highest salary for a Research Consultant in United States is $119,230 per year.

The lowest salary for a Research Consultant in United States is $49,393 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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$91,000
per year
A Research Consultant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $91,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A Research Consultant in the Battle Creek, MI Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
Battle Creek, MI Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
College / University
$25
hourly
A Statistical Research Consultant in the Greeley, CO Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Greeley, CO Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$17
hourly
A Research Consultant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Contract
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$66,800
per year
A Research Consultant in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $66,800 per year
Additional Pay
$17k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$2,000
monthly
A Research Consultant in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $2,000 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$73,000
per year
A Research Consultant in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $73,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$20
hourly
A Research Consultant in the Athens, OH Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Athens, OH Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$72,000
per year
A Research Consultant in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Job Highlights
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private