The average salary for a Postdoctoral Research Associate with Data Analysis skills in Boston, Massachusetts is $49,897.
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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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Popular Skills for Postdoctoral Research Associate
Skills in Neuroscience are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Statistical Analysis, Biotechnology, Research Analysis and Molecular Biology.
Pay by Experience Level for Postdoctoral Research Associate
An entry-level Postdoctoral Research Associate with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $47,000 based on 5 salaries. An early career Postdoctoral Research Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,849 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Postdoctoral Research Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,264 based on 6 salaries.
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Employees with Postdoctoral Research Associate in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 10.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (9.8% more) and Seattle, Washington (4.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (6.1% less), Chicago, Illinois (5.5% less) and Baltimore, Maryland (0.2% less).
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