Research Director in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

A Research Director in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $89,064 per year. A skill in People Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$61,734 - $141,258
$62K
$91K
$140K
MEDIAN: $91,207
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$0$164K
Salary $61,734 - $141,258
Bonus $0.00 - $35,745
Profit Sharing $3,052
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$68,290 - $164,867
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Research Director

Pay by Experience for a Research Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Research Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Research Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Research Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $108,000 based on 12 salaries. A Research Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $103,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Research Director

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Research Director Salaries

▲10%

Late-Career
▲5%

National Average
$98,000

Entry-Level
▼22%

▼24%

Skills That Affect Research Director Salaries

People Management
▲16%

Data Analysis
▼0%

National Average
$98,000



Market Research
▼21%

Policy Analysis
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 17%
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