Research Associate (Unspecified Type) in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

For Research Associates in Boston, Mass., annual average wages total $50K per year. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Women make up a slight majority of Research Associates in Boston (53 percent) survey respondents. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$33,217 - $72,738
$33K
$50K
$73K
MEDIAN: $49,884
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50%
90%

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$15.16 - $36.49
$15
$23
$36
MEDIAN: $23.00
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$0$73K
Salary $33,217 - $72,738
Bonus $1,893 - $6,953
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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$33,378 - $73,710
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 96
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $15.16 - $36.49
Overtime $34.25
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $1,893 - $6,953
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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$33,378 - $73,710
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

Research Associate (Unspecified Type) Job Listings

Key Stats for Research Associate (Unspecified Type)

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
4%

Experience Affects Research Associate (Unspecified Type) Salaries

Mid-Career
▲9%

▲1%

National Average
$51,000

Skills That Affect Research Associate (Unspecified Type) Salaries

Biotechnology
▲21%

Molecular Biology
▲20%

Microsoft Excel
▲16%

Data Analysis
▲15%

Research Analysis
▲13%

Clinical Research
▲8%

Technical Writing
▲6%

Microsoft Office
▲5%

SPSS
▲2%

National Average
$51,000

Editing
▼4%

Project Management
▼4%

Market Research
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 10%