Research Associate Salaries in Washington, DC Area

5,420 SalariesUpdated Dec 2, 2020

Average Base Pay
$50,057 / yr
5% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,035
Range$535 - $14,109

How much does a Research Associate make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Research Associate is $50,057 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 5,420 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Associate employees in Washington, DC .

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Research Associate

University of Maryland

$59,777/yr

Range: $36K - $106K

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$59,777/yr
$36K$106K

Research Associate

CoStar Group

$45,340/yr

Range: $33K - $69K

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$45,340/yr
$33K$69K

Research Associate

American Institutes for Research

$53,314/yr

Range: $39K - $81K

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$53,314/yr
$39K$81K

Research Associate

Georgetown University

$56,656/yr

Range: $36K - $71K

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$56,656/yr
$36K$71K

Research Associate

Henry M. Jackson Foundation

$57,766/yr

Range: $39K - $97K

57 salaries

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$57,766/yr
$39K$97K

Research Associate

ORAU

$56,782/yr

Range: $46K - $137K

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$56,782/yr
$46K$137K

Research Associate

Exiger

$55,513/yr

Range: $41K - $59K

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Research Associate

Children's National Hospital

$61,280/yr

Range: $55K - $75K

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$61,280/yr
$55K$75K

Research Associate

George Washington University

$53,882/yr

Range: $41K - $69K

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$53,882/yr
$41K$69K

Research Associate

Advisory Board

$50,064/yr

Range: $42K - $58K

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$50,064/yr
$42K$58K

Research Associate

Hanover Research

$43,811/yr

Range: $40K - $53K

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$43,811/yr
$40K$53K

Research Associate

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

$63,147/yr

Range: $55K - $80K

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$63,147/yr
$55K$80K

Research Associate

Center for Strategic and International Studies

$51,335/yr

Range: $43K - $60K

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$51,335/yr
$43K$60K

Research Associate

Institute for Defense Analyses

$75,808/yr

Range: $59K - $132K

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$75,808/yr
$59K$132K

Research Associate

Urban Institute

$80,838/yr

Range: $55K - $114K

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$80,838/yr
$55K$114K

Research Associate - Hourly

University of Maryland

$29/hr

Range: $11 - $46

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$29/hr
$11$46

Research Associate

EAB

$52,234/yr

Range: $49K - $56K

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$52,234/yr
$49K$56K

Research Associate

National Academy of Sciences

$54,649/yr

Range: $50K - $60K

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$54,649/yr
$50K$60K

Research Associate

Cambridge Associates, LLC

$53,549/yr

Range: $46K - $63K

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$53,549/yr
$46K$63K

Research Associate

Council on Foreign Relations

$41,277/yr

Range: $39K - $45K

26 salaries

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$41,277/yr
$39K$45K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$71,000
per year
A Research Associate reported making $71,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$37,829
per year
A Research Associate reported making $37,829 per year
Additional Pay
$200 cash bonus
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$59,000
per year
A Research Associate I reported making $59,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
A Research Associate reported making $18 per hour
Additional Pay
$500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$35,000
per year
A Research Associate reported making $35,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$42,000
per year
A Research Associate reported making $42,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$58,000
per year
A Research Associate I reported making $58,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$60,000
per year
A Research Associate reported making $60,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$56,647
per year
A Research Associate reported making $56,647 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$52,500
per year
A Research Associate reported making $52,500 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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