Mid-Career Postdoctoral Research Associate Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Mid-Career Postdoctoral Research Associate is $45,516 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Material Science and Physics.
Mid-Career Postdoctoral Research Associate Salary (?
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$36,429 - $66,134
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $45,516
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Mid-Career Postdoctoral Research Associate Salary (?
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$18.55 - $48.48
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$36,429 - $66,134  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,041  
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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$36,515 - $66,181  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 553
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$18.55 - $48.48  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,041  
   
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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$36,515 - $66,181  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Pay Difference By Location

Washington
up arrow 54%
Cambridge
up arrow 21%
Boston
up arrow 10%
Seattle
up arrow 10%
New York
up arrow 7%
National Average
$46,000
Los Angeles
up arrow 1%
San Francisco
up arrow 2%
Houston
up arrow 7%
Philadelphia
up arrow 10%
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Postdoctoral Research Associate Salaries

Material Science
up arrow 11%
Physics
up arrow 10%
Data Analysis
up arrow 4%
Matlab
up arrow 3%
National Average
$46,000
Research Analysis
up arrow 1%
Bioinformatics
up arrow 1%
Molecular Biology
up arrow 2%
Neuroscience
up arrow 4%
Clinical Research
up arrow 6%
Biotechnology
up arrow 7%
Stem Cell
up arrow 7%

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31%
female alumni
 
Male
69%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 11%
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