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Quantitative Researcher Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Quantitative Researcher is $80,915 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Data Modeling is associated with high pay for this job.
Quantitative Researcher Salary (?
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$41,006 - $136,364
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MEDIAN: $80,915
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Quantitative Researcher Salary (?
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$11.07 - $101.37
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$41,006 - $136,364  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $65,217  
Profit Sharing
$2,948 - $20,000  
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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$39,517 - $165,168  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 155
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$11.07 - $101.37  
   
Overtime
$25.50 - $125.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $65,217  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,948 - $20,000  
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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$39,517 - $165,168  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Job Description for Quantitative Researcher

Quantitative researchers analyze compiled data to develop improvements to existing business models and/or develop and implement new business models. These researchers work in a variety of fields, especially in science and finance. They often collaborate with data scientists, researchers, engineers, and other experts with the shared goal of solving business challenges in a constantly changing market; these collaborative efforts are usually called a research team. Quantitative researchers are responsible for structuring and presenting the analyzed data to relevant parties within the business. Quantitative researchers generally work in an office environment in front of a computer, although work from home opportunities do exist as well (which are normally hired on a contract basis).
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Quantitative Researcher Tasks
  • Identify tactics to reduce noise in data and increase rigor of analyses.
  • Create and utilize statistical tools, models, and algorithms to answer questions and detect trends.
  • Work with large datasets to import, clean, format, and understand their contents..
  • Predict and document trends, problems, and areas for further analysis.

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Pay by Experience Level for Quantitative Researcher

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

New York
up arrow 48%
San Francisco
up arrow 45%
Boston
up arrow 14%
National Average
$83,000
Washington
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Experience Affects Quantitative Researcher Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 81%
Experienced
up arrow 9%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$83,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Skills That Affect Quantitative Researcher Salaries

Data Modeling
up arrow 31%
Statistical Analysis
up arrow 10%
National Average
$83,000
Data Analysis
up arrow 4%
Research Analysis
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
38%
female alumni
 
Male
62%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 11%