The average salary for a Market Research Associate is $42,415 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Powerpoint, Research Analysis, Project Management, and Data Analysis.
Market Research Associate Total Pay (?
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$31,978 - $61,999
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MEDIAN: $42,414
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Market Research Associate Total Pay (?
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$8.96 - $20.50
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$31,978 - $61,999  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,735  
Profit Sharing
$411.16 - $4,913  
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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$27,867 - $61,397  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 385
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$8.96 - $20.50  
   
Overtime
$1.49 - $30.91  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,735  
   
Profit Sharing
$411.16 - $4,913  
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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$27,867 - $61,397  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 385
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Job Description for Market Research Associate
Market research associates are in charge of information-gathering tasks and research responsibilities for their organization. They collect information using different technology and methods; one of their main duties includes conducting informational surveys online and in-person to gather needed data related to products, services, and other facts of the organization. They may also assist in conducting focus groups and in other methods of consumer research. In addition, associates handle physical and digital files to be analyzed once research has been completed; excellent organizational skills are needed for this position.
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Market Research Associate Tasks
  • Liaise with clients and internal teams.
  • Design, test, implement, and analyze results from surveys and outreach efforts.
  • Collect and analyze data and write reports to inform internal teams.
  • Create visualizations and presentations to communicate results.
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Pay Difference By Location
Boston
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Los Angeles
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Chicago
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New York
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National Average
$42,000
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Experience Affects Market Research Associate Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 22%
National Average
$42,000
Experienced
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Skills That Affect Market Research Associate Salaries

Powerpoint
up arrow 20%
Research Analysis
up arrow 15%
Project Management
up arrow 14%
Data Analysis
up arrow 12%
National Average
$42,000
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Gender
Female
59%
female alumni
 
Male
41%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
1%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 16%
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