Research Specialist Salaries

2,577 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$45,132 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,159
Range$677 - $6,772

How much does a Research Specialist make?

The national average salary for a Research Specialist is $45,132 in United States. Filter by location to see Research Specialist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,577 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Specialist employees.

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Research Specialist

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

$64,166/yr

Range: $51K - $100K

180 salaries

$64,166/yr
$51K$100K

Research Specialist

Emory University

$37,177/yr

Range: $34K - $44K

69 salaries

$37,177/yr
$34K$44K

Research Specialist

Johns Hopkins University

$43,751/yr

Range: $35K - $55K

60 salaries

$43,751/yr
$35K$55K

Research Specialist

University of Wisconsin-Madison

$38,322/yr

Range: $32K - $49K

49 salaries

$38,322/yr
$32K$49K

Research Specialist

University of Illinois at Chicago

$44,112/yr

Range: $35K - $73K

41 salaries

$44,112/yr
$35K$73K

Research Specialist

University of Arizona

$38,177/yr

Range: $31K - $75K

38 salaries

$38,177/yr
$31K$75K

Research Specialist

The University of North Carolina System

$49,177/yr

Range: $39K - $66K

38 salaries

$49,177/yr
$39K$66K

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Research Specialist

Johns Hopkins Medicine

$43,600/yr

Range: $35K - $47K

37 salaries

$43,600/yr
$35K$47K

Research Specialist

University of Pennsylvania

$38,605/yr

Range: $33K - $55K

34 salaries

$38,605/yr
$33K$55K

Research Specialist

University of Missouri

$40,575/yr

Range: $34K - $45K

33 salaries

$40,575/yr
$34K$45K

Research Specialist - Hourly

Emory University

$18/hr

Range: $16 - $19

23 salaries

$18/hr
$16$19

Research Specialist

University of Pittsburgh

$34,036/yr

Range: $27K - $39K

20 salaries

$34,036/yr
$27K$39K

Research Specialist

J.D. Power

$51,448/yr

Range: $46K - $60K

19 salaries

$51,448/yr
$46K$60K

Research Specialist

University of Wisconsin

$42,227/yr

Range: $37K - $47K

19 salaries

$42,227/yr
$37K$47K

Research Specialist

UNC Chapel Hill

$50,304/yr

Range: $38K - $70K

18 salaries

$50,304/yr
$38K$70K

Research Specialist

Brigham and Women's Hospital

$54,539/yr

Range: $42K - $114K

18 salaries

$54,539/yr
$42K$114K

Research Specialist

FactSet

$61,594/yr

Range: $54K - $65K

17 salaries

$61,594/yr
$54K$65K

Research Specialist

Gartner

$62,949/yr

Range: $60K - $69K

17 salaries

$62,949/yr
$60K$69K

Research Specialist

Princeton University

$36,544/yr

Range: $34K - $54K

16 salaries

$36,544/yr
$34K$54K

Research Specialist

University of Michigan

$56,340/yr

Range: $5K - $82K

15 salaries

$56,340/yr
$5K$82K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$20
hourly
A Research Specialist in the Kalamazoo, MI Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Kalamazoo, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$36,000
per year
A Research Specialist in the Madison, WI Area area reported making $36,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Madison, WI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$37,000
per year
A Research Specialist in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $37,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$63,000
per year
A Research Specialist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $63,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
A Research Specialist in the Tucson, AZ Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
Tucson, AZ Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$18
hourly
A Research Specialist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$42,000
per year
A Research Specialist in the Madison, WI Area area reported making $42,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Madison, WI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
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