Entry-Level Health Policy Research Assistant Salary

Entry-Level Health Policy Research Assistants take home an average $42K annually. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a majority earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Entry-Level Health Policy Research Assistants, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. There are far more female Entry-Level Health Policy Research Assistants who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 90 percent. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$34,769 - $52,322
$35K
$43K
$52K
MEDIAN: $42,906
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50%
90%

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$18.46 - $21.79
$20
MEDIAN: $20.03
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$0$52K
Salary $34,769 - $52,322
Bonus $1,018
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$34,714 - $52,583
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 33
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $20.03
Overtime $32.46
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $1,018
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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$34,714 - $52,583
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $42,654

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

Entry-Level Health Policy Research Assistants working in New York make a little more than the national average; however, geographic location doesn't seem to influence pay too heavily overall. Entry-Level Health Policy Research Assistants will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+1 percent). Boston is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 7 percent.

Key Stats for Health Policy Research Assistant

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
5%
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Skills That Affect Health Policy Research Assistant Salaries

Proposal Writing
▲10%

Literature Searching
▲4%

Project Management
▲4%

National Average
$43,000


Project Coordinating
▼5%

Research Analysis
▼6%

Technical Writing
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 11%
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