Researcher (General/Unknown Type) Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Researcher (General/Unknown Type) is $51,017 per year.
Researcher (General/Unknown Type) Salary (?
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$28,590 - $96,145
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MEDIAN: $51,017
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Researcher (General/Unknown Type) Salary (?
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$11.34 - $27.37
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$28,590 - $96,145  
   
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$0.00 - $20,608  
Total Pay (?
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$25,955 - $84,387  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 32
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.34 - $27.37  
   
Overtime
$17.55 - $29.77  
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,608  
   
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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$25,955 - $84,387  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 27
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Job Description for Researcher (General/Unknown Type)

  • Write publications and reports to communicate findings to diverse audiences.
  • Develop theory and algorithms to advance knowledge about the research field.
  • Identify research directions and trends to guide processes and strategy.
  • Work with teams to identify and prioritize research projects.

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Gender

Female
79%
female alumni
 
Male
21%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 64% dental benefits Dental: 53%
vision benefits Vision: 38% employee benefits None: 32%
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