A Research Assistant, Medical earns an average salary of AU$63,002 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$49,248 - AU$73,591
AU$49K
AU$63K
AU$74K
MEDIAN: AU$63,258
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AU$20.20 - AU$40.82
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AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$29.82
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AU$0AU$75K
Salary AU$49,248 - AU$73,591
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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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AU$48,362 - AU$75,417
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 108
Hourly Data AU$0AU$40
Hourly Rate AU$20.20 - AU$40.82
Annual Data AU$0AU$75K
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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AU$48,362 - AU$75,417
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

Job Description for Research Assistant, Medical

Medical research assistants generally work underneath principal researchers or investigators. They often work on teams of researchers and assistants who are learning more about a topic or intending to prove a hypothesis, and may be responsible for gathering data from various sources. Data entry of gathered information is usually performed by the assistant, so it is important to have strong computer, typing, and ten-key skills and experience with database and spreadsheet software. Record-keeping and filing skills are also important, as the research assistant must keep comprehensive files and reports.

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Research Assistant, Medical Tasks

  • May obtain informed consent of research subjects or their guardians.
  • Verify the accuracy and validity of data entered in databases.
  • Provide assistance with the preparation of project-related reports, manuscripts, and presentations.
  • Prepare, manipulate, and manage extensive databases.

Research Assistant, Medical Pay By Employer

Research Assistant, Medical Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$63,191

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Research Assistant, Medical

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Research Assistant, Medical Salaries

▲15%

▲7%

National Average
AU$63,000

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 94%