The average pay for a Research Assistant Professor is $70,459 per year. A skill in Teaching is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$48,531 - $98,507
$49K
$70K
$99K
MEDIAN: $70,459
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$10.63 - $52.50
$15
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$48,531 - $98,507  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
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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$47,930 - $99,412  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 279
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$15.00  
   
Overtime
$67.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$34K$68K$102K
Bonus
$2,000  
   
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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$47,930 - $99,412  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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Q: What is it like working as a Research Assistant Professor?

Research Assistant Professor in Baltimore:
"Challenging by my research is worthwhile!"
Pros: My research is definitely contributing to social science practice.
Cons: The administration needs work. Diversity initiatives are surface level only.

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Key Stats for Research Assistant Professor

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
036
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Research Assistant Professor Salaries



Late-Career
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National Average
$71,000


Skills That Affect Research Assistant Professor Salaries

Teaching
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National Average
$71,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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