Research Associate Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 3,833 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 15, 2018
Average salary
$47,451 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$117,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Research Associate make in the United States?

The average salary for a Research Associate is $47,451 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 3,833 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Research Associate employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Research Associate is 1-3 years.
Research Associate salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$111,107 per year
$81,714 per year
$78,938 per year
$48,233 per year
$69,556 per year
$61,958 per year
$58,832 per year
$61,125 per year
$60,387 per year
$56,641 per year
Research Associate salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$28,000 per year
$65,158 per year
$50,314 per year
$46,968 per year
$49,743 per year

Research Associate job openings

Associate Principal/ Principal Scientist - Oncology Drug Discovery
KSQ Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA
Associate Scientist/ Scientist, Oncology Drug Discovery
KSQ Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA
Associate Scientist II, Biology
Enanta Pharmaceuticals
Watertown, MA
Research Associate Jobs