Research Assistant Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 5,452 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 14, 2018
Average salary
$13.23 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$28.60
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Research Assistant is $13.23 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 5,452 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Research Assistant employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Research Assistant is less than 1 year.
Research Assistant salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$24.19 per hour
$18.49 per hour
$17.69 per hour
$16.98 per hour
$15.16 per hour
$15.92 per hour
$16.33 per hour
$16.00 per hour
$15.75 per hour
$19.28 per hour
Research Assistant salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$10.48 per hour
$19.38 per hour
$11.80 per hour
$16.83 per hour
$12.67 per hour

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San Diego, CA
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