The average hourly pay for a Research Assistant, Medical in Canada is C$19.62.
Is Research Assistant, Medical your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
C$14 - C$27
C$28,414 - C$55,362
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
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 …Read more
Job Satisfaction for Research Assistant, Medical
Popular Employer Salaries for Research Assistant, Medical
Research Assistant, Medical Job Listings
Search for more jobs
Popular Skills for Research Assistant, Medical
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Data Analysis, Clinical Research, Data Entry and Molecular Biology are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Research Analysis.
Pay by Experience Level for Research Assistant, Medical
An entry-level Research Assistant, Medical with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$18.61 based on 14 salaries. An early career Research Assistant, Medical with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$19.77 based on 98 salaries. A mid-career Research Assistant, Medical with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$27.00 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Research Assistant, Medical with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$23.00 based on 5 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
Learn more about cost of living by city.
Employees with Research Assistant, Medical in their job title in Hamilton, Ontario earn an average of 14.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Montréal, Québec (6.0% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Calgary, Alberta (8.3% less) and London, Ontario (0.9% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 127 survey responses.