$95,365
Avg. Salary
$16.84
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Research Director with People Management skills is $16.84 per hour.

The median Research Director has a base pay of $95,365. Salaries generally range from $61k to $135k. The median bonus is . Skills that can affect salary include People Management.
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MEDIAN $95,365
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$0$137K
Salary $61,283 - $134,585
Bonus $881 - $18,109
Total Pay (?
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$55,250 - $137,646
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 51

Job Description for Research Director

A research director oversees an organization's research and development department. The research director drives team members to use the scientific method to push the boundaries of human knowledge and develop new technologies that expand the frontier of an industry.

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Research Director Tasks
  • Developing research objectives and writing proposals.
  • Manage the research budget and the allocation of funds.
  • Design methods for evaluating the effectiveness of research programs.
  • Oversee the operation of laboratories and research sites and ensure compliance with institutional and government regulations.

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Key Stats for Research Director

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
52%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 11%