How much does a Research Manager make?

Updated Sep 18, 2021

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$81,294 /yr
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The national average salary for Research Manager is $81,294 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Research Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1593 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Manager employees.

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GLG
3.6

GLG

Research Manager

$70,630

 /yr
Range: $7K - $102K
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$7K

$102K

$6,943 - $101,608 Range

LRW
3.2

LRW

Research Manager

$58,312

 /yr
Range: $52K - $91K

$52K

$91K

$52,434 - $91,035 Range

CoStar Group
2.9

CoStar Group

Research Manager

$78,787

 /yr
Range: $59K - $92K

$59K

$92K

$59,184 - $92,474 Range

Ipsos
3.5

Ipsos

Research Manager

$71,604

 /yr
Range: $51K - $90K

$51K

$90K

$51,022 - $89,584 Range

Exiger
3.2

Exiger

Research Manager

$65,328

 /yr
Range: $58K - $77K

$58K

$77K

$58,406 - $77,281 Range

NBCUniversal
4

NBCUniversal

Research Manager

$90,169

 /yr
Range: $74K - $106K

$74K

$106K

$74,025 - $105,711 Range

Nielsen
3.7

Nielsen

Research Manager

$86,882

 /yr
Range: $78K - $123K

$78K

$123K

$77,659 - $123,379 Range

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Guidepoint
3.4

Guidepoint

Research Manager

$60,824

 /yr
Range: $56K - $68K

$56K

$68K

$55,606 - $68,327 Range

Facebook
4.3

Facebook

Research Manager

$181,408

 /yr
Range: $151K - $246K

$151K

$246K

$151,099 - $246,164 Range

GfK
3.5

GfK

Research Manager

$75,070

 /yr
Range: $62K - $90K

$62K

$90K

$62,282 - $90,196 Range

HealthCore
2.8

HealthCore

Research Manager

$120,780

 /yr
Range: $112K - $131K

$112K

$131K

$111,528 - $131,461 Range

IDC (International Data Corporation)

Research Manager

$101,211

 /yr
Range: $82K - $133K

$82K

$133K

$82,008 - $132,919 Range

J.D. Power
3.3

J.D. Power

Research Manager

$85,646

 /yr
Range: $76K - $94K

$76K

$94K

$75,723 - $93,942 Range

ViacomCBS
3.7

ViacomCBS

Research Manager

$87,133

 /yr
Range: $65K - $105K

$65K

$105K

$64,810 - $104,545 Range

The Link Group
4.8

The Link Group

Research Manager

$72,162

 /yr
Range: $67K - $88K

$67K

$88K

$66,934 - $88,029 Range

KLAS Research
3.7

KLAS Research

Research Manager

$43,241

 /yr
Range: $42K - $73K

$42K

$73K

$42,141 - $73,323 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Research Manager

$211,745

 /yr
Range: $139K - $311K

$139K

$311K

$138,890 - $310,691 Range

Kantar
3.4

Kantar

Research Manager

$78,742

 /yr
Range: $66K - $94K

$66K

$94K

$66,118 - $94,158 Range

Maritz
3.8

Maritz

Research Manager

$83,678

 /yr
Range: $68K - $98K

$68K

$98K

$67,690 - $98,022 Range

YouGov
4

YouGov

Research Manager

$81,280

 /yr
Range: $66K - $86K

$66K

$86K

$65,627 - $85,958 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Research Manager salaries

The national average salary for a Research Manager is $81,294 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Research Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1593 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Research Manager employees.

The highest salary for a Research Manager in United States is $125,676 per year.

The lowest salary for a Research Manager in United States is $52,585 per year.

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$118,000
per year
An Organization Change Manager in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $118,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$86,000
per year
A Manager of Research and Analytics in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $86,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$120,000
per year
A Change Manager in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$64,257
per year
A Research Manager in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $64,257 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$68,000
per year
A Tenant Research Manager in the Richmond, VA Area area reported making $68,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Richmond, VA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A Research Manager in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$55,000
per year
A Research Manager in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$130,000
per year
A Design Research Manager in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Additional Pay
$9k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$27
hourly
A Change Manager in the Wichita, KS Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Wichita, KS Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$84,000
per year
A Change Manager in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $84,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public