The average salary for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Waltham, Massachusetts is $50,398.
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Job Description for Postdoctoral Research Associate
Postdoctoral research associates generally assist tenured professors and/or senior researchers and work in a university environment or laboratory, though they also work independently. They often assist principal investigators in performing experimental investigations; on behalf of principal investigators, they may provide guidance to laboratory technicians and/or support staff. They may need to utilize recording devices or use statistical procedures for research relevant to their assigned field…Read more
Postdoctoral Research Associate Tasks
- Design, perform, and evaluate experiments and their results.
- Create presentations, diagrams, and graphs to convey results to funders, the public and other researchers.
- Write up results in lab notebooks as well as for publication.
- Maintain, inspect, and use laboratory and equipment.
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Employees with Postdoctoral Research Associate in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 1.2% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (9.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (7.9% less) and Seattle, Washington (4.0% less).
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