$44,942
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A Postdoctoral Research Associate with Clinical Research skills earns an average salary of $44,804 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$35,867 - $63,286
$36K
$45K
$63K
MEDIAN: $44,942
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$23.50 - $53.50
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MEDIAN: $27.47
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$0$64K
Salary $35,867 - $63,286
Bonus $0.00 - $2,980
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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$36,172 - $64,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 166
Hourly Data $0$60
Hourly Rate $27.47
Overtime $60.00
Annual Data $0$64K
Bonus $0.00 - $2,980
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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$36,172 - $64,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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, and are also required to review quality control of various laboratory techniques.

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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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Key Stats for Postdoctoral Research Associate

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Postdoctoral Research Associate Salaries

Experienced
▲19%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$45,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 17%