Mid-Career Graduate Research Assistant Salary

Mid-Career Graduate Research Assistants aren't exactly in the most profitable line of business; these folks earn a belt-tightening average of $28K annually. Men make up a slight majority of Mid-Career Graduate Research Assistants (59 percent) who responded to the survey. Health benefits are not claimed by all — just under one in four lack any form of coverage — but a strong majority have medical insurance, and a little less than half have dental, too. Job satisfaction for Mid-Career Graduate Research Assistants is high. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$20,883 - $49,081
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MEDIAN: $27,545
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$10.03 - $22.39
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Salary $20,883 - $49,081
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$20,998 - $48,564
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 57
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $10.03 - $22.39
Overtime $32.60
Annual Data $0$48K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,998 - $48,564
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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Key Stats for Graduate Research Assistant

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
5-9 years
88%
10-19 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Graduate Research Assistant Salaries

Molecular Biology
▲20%

Research Analysis
▲3%

Data Analysis
▲2%

National Average
$28,000

Technical Writing
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 23%
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