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Survey Researcher Salary

The average pay for a Survey Researcher is $53,501 per year. Experience strongly influences salary for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$34,606 - $99,284
(Median)
$35K
$54K
$99K
MEDIAN: $53,501
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90%

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$8.39 - $19.16
(Median)
$8
$12
$19
MEDIAN: $11.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$34,606 - $99,284  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,617  
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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$25,345 - $99,008  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 100
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$8.39 - $19.16  
   
Overtime
$18.95 - $36.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,617  
   
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).
)
$25,345 - $99,008  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Job Description for Survey Researcher

  • Determine and specify details of survey projects, including sources of information, procedures to be used, and the design of survey instruments and materials.
  • Conducts surveys and collect data, using methods such as interviews, questionnaires, focus groups, market analysis surveys, public opinion polls, literature reviews, and file reviews.
  • Collaborates with other researchers in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of surveys.
  • Monitors and evaluates survey progress and performance, using sample disposition reports and response rate calculations.

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Experience Affects Survey Researcher Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 92%

Mid-Career
up arrow 43%

National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Survey Researcher Salaries

National Average
$51,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

SPSS
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 14%