Average Market Research Associate Salary

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The average salary for a Market Research Associate is $48,374.
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$38k - $62k
$494 - $8k
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$983 - $2k
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$35k - $65k

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Job Description for Market Research Associate

Market Research Associate Tasks
  • Collect and analyze data and write reports to inform internal teams.
  • Create visualizations and presentations to communicate results.
  • Liaise with clients and internal teams.
  • Design, test, implement, and analyze results from surveys and outreach efforts.

Popular Employer Salaries for Market Research Associate

The top respondents for the job title Market Research Associate are from the companies Costar Group, Inc., Gfk Custom Research Inc. and Unispace. Reported salaries are highest at Gfk Custom Research Inc. where the average pay is $50,000. Unispace pays the lowest at around $45,000.

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Popular Skills for Market Research Associate

Skills in Research Analysis and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis and Market Research.

Pay by Experience Level for Market Research Associate

An entry-level Market Research Associate with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $44,363 based on 212 salaries. An early career Market Research Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,878 based on 276 salaries. A mid-career Market Research Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,456 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Market Research Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,809 based on 13 salaries.
Employees with Market Research Associate in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 16.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (4.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (4.8% less), Los Angeles, California (4.7% less) and Denver, Colorado (3.9% less).

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