Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Research Administrator is $34,700
What Do Research Administrators Do?
Research administrators are responsible for supporting the research departments of educational institutions and non-profit organizations, among other businesses. They help their research departments to obtain funding by identifying funding sources and prepare the necessary forms and proposals to request funding, as well as disperse this funding to particular parties in need.
To determine which parties are deserving of funding, research administrators may need to perform objective evaluations, …Read more
- Assist the principle investigator with compiling, formatting, and finalizing project proposals to submit to grant programs.
- Keep the principle investigator updated on grant information, help interpret grant requirements and policies, and ensure timely submission of paperwork.
- Oversee the administration and budgeting of research grant funds, and ensure compliance with grant conditions and regulations.