How much does a Research Assistant make in Baltimore, MD?

Average base salary

6 salaries reported, updated at May 14, 2020
per year

The average salary for a research assistant is $38,090 per year in Baltimore, MD.

as national average

Most common benefits

  • Health insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Dental insurance
  • Work from home
  • Disability insurance
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Salaries by years of experience in Baltimore, MD

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for research assistants

Most recommended skill

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earn +58.69% more

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 31.63% since 2018. Research Assistants with this skill earn +58.69% more than the average base salary, which is $38,090 per year.

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Most common benefits for Research Assistants

  • Health insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Dental insurance
  • Work from home
  • Disability insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • 403(b)
  • Referral program
  • Stock options
  • 401(k) matching
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Salary satisfaction

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56% of Research assistants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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