Research Department Manager Salary (United States)

A Research Department Manager earns an average salary of $64,835 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.
Research Department Manager Total Pay (?
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$42,815 - $112,726
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MEDIAN: $64,835
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$42,815 - $112,726  
   
Bonus
$100.00 - $12,480  
Profit Sharing
$610 - $7,861  
Total Pay (?
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$43,359 - $115,626  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 149
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Job Description for Research Department Manager

  • Manage data capture processes, setting standards and auditing procedures.
  • Analyze and report on initiatives, budget, strategies, and research.
  • Write plans for and direct research and development, including goals and metrics.
  • Hire, train, mentor, discipline, and terminate staff.

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Pay by Experience Level for Research Department Manager

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Experience Affects Research Department Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 19%
Experienced
up arrow 12%
National Average
$65,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 1%
Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Skills That Affect Research Department Manager Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 22%
Data Analysis
up arrow 3%
National Average
$65,000
People Management
up arrow 14%

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Gender

Female
63%
female alumni
 
Male
37%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 7%
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