Harvard University Research Assistant Salaries

Updated Jan 21, 2022



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How much does a Research Assistant at Harvard University make?

The typical Harvard University Research Assistant salary is $48,737 per year. Research Assistant salaries at Harvard University can range from $28,448 - $75,044 per year. This estimate is based upon 162 Harvard University Research Assistant salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Research Assistant at Harvard University can expect to make an average total pay of $48,737 per year.


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Harvard University Salary FAQs

The average salary for a Research Assistant is $39,501 per year in United States, which is 18% lower than the average Harvard University salary of $48,737 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of a Research Assistant ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $49,630 per year and goes up to $52,132 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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