Research associate

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How much does a Research Associate make in Maryland?

Average base salary
57 salaries reported, updated at Aug 03, 2020
per year
The average salary for a research associate with 2 to 3 years of experience, Bachelor Degree, and 3 selected qualifications is $59,995 per year in Maryland.
as national average
Most common benefits
  • Stock options
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Dental insurance
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for research associates

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The jobs requiring this certification have increase by 23.18% since 2018. Research Associates with this certification earn +42.98% more than the average base salary, which is $59,995 per year.

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Most common benefits for Research Associates

  • Stock options
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Parental leave
  • 401(k) matching
  • Caregiver leave
  • Paid time off
  • Commuter assistance
  • 401(k)
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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

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