Research Specialist Salaries

2,317 SalariesUpdated May 14, 2021

Average Base Pay
$52,792 / yr
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How much does a Research Specialist make?

The national average salary for a Research Specialist is $52,792 in United States. Filter by location to see Research Specialist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,317 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Specialist employees.

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Research Specialist

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

$67,627/yr

Range: $43K - $110K

302 salaries

$67,627/yr
$43K$110K

Research Specialist

Emory University

$41,599/yr

Range: $31K - $67K

212 salaries

$41,599/yr
$31K$67K

Research Specialist

University of Illinois at Chicago

$48,695/yr

Range: $32K - $98K

145 salaries

$48,695/yr
$32K$98K

Research Specialist

University of Wisconsin-Madison

$39,233/yr

Range: $32K - $59K

115 salaries

$39,233/yr
$32K$59K

Research Specialist

The Johns Hopkins University

$47,153/yr

Range: $36K - $73K

101 salaries

$47,153/yr
$36K$73K

Research Specialist

University of Chicago

$47,713/yr

Range: $36K - $87K

80 salaries

$47,713/yr
$36K$87K

Research Specialist

Gartner

$66,892/yr

Range: $57K - $83K

70 salaries

$66,892/yr
$57K$83K

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Research Specialist

University of Arizona

$41,754/yr

Range: $31K - $69K

65 salaries

$41,754/yr
$31K$69K

Research Specialist

Johns Hopkins Medicine

$48,645/yr

Range: $35K - $62K

57 salaries

$48,645/yr
$35K$62K

Research Specialist

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

$57,477/yr

Range: $37K - $73K

53 salaries

$57,477/yr
$37K$73K

Research Specialist

University of Missouri

$42,498/yr

Range: $36K - $61K

50 salaries

$42,498/yr
$36K$61K

Research Specialist

The University of North Carolina System

$51,936/yr

Range: $41K - $63K

41 salaries

$51,936/yr
$41K$63K

Research Specialist

Assurant

$35,845/yr

Range: $28K - $70K

32 salaries

$35,845/yr
$28K$70K

Research Specialist

UNC Chapel Hill

$50,560/yr

Range: $39K - $60K

31 salaries

$50,560/yr
$39K$60K

Research Specialist

Arizona State University

$46,316/yr

Range: $37K - $57K

28 salaries

$46,316/yr
$37K$57K

Research Specialist

Brigham and Women's Hospital

$69,411/yr

Range: $44K - $95K

27 salaries

$69,411/yr
$44K$95K

Research Specialist

Weill Cornell Medical College

$58,859/yr

Range: $53K - $74K

26 salaries

$58,859/yr
$53K$74K

Research Specialist

UPMC

$35,638/yr

Range: $30K - $40K

25 salaries

$35,638/yr
$30K$40K

Research Specialist

3M

$128,028/yr

Range: $109K - $144K

25 salaries

$128,028/yr
$109K$144K

Research Specialist

J.D. Power

$53,300/yr

Range: $48K - $76K

24 salaries

$53,300/yr
$48K$76K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$50,000
per year
A Program Research Specialist in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$24
hourly
A Research Specialist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$40,000
per year
A Research Specialist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$53,000
per year
A Research Specialist in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $53,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$36,500
per year
A Research Specialist in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $36,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$37,506
per year
A Research Specialist in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $37,506 per year
Job Highlights
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$55,000
per year
A Research Specialist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$52,000
per year
A Research Specialist in the Lincoln, NE Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Lincoln, NE Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
College / University
$48,000
per year
A Research Specialist in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $48,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$16
hourly
A Research Specialist in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $16 per hour
Additional Pay
$200 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private