Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Research Intern is $15.26
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Research Interns?
An entry-level Research Intern with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.36 based on 6 salaries. An early career Research Intern with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.17 based on 17 salaries.
What Do Research Interns Do?
Research interns are often college students who work on research projects for companies, and many positions require that the intern is currently working toward a bachelor's or master's degree. This may be a paid or non-paid position depending on the company.
Research interns may work with management and/or stakeholders to identify research subjects and plan the efforts, and research is done using various media and by obtaining original data. It may be necessary to reach out and correspond with …Read more
- Participate in developing parts or modules of larger projects while under supervision.
- Research and report on state-of-the-field and potential opportunities.
- Contribute to framing questions, documentation, and testing of prototypes or algorithms.