How much does a Research Associate make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a research associate is $59,064 per year in the United States.
Most common benefits
Salaries by years of experience in the United States
Best-paid skills and qualifications for research associates
The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 25.78% since 2018. Research Associates with this skill earn +71.23% more than the average base salary, which is $59,064 per year.
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53% of Research associates in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area
Frequently asked questions
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