Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Researcher (General/Unknown Type) is $56,605
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Researcher (General/Unknown Type)s?
An entry-level Researcher (General/Unknown Type) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,097 based on 25 salaries. An early career Researcher (General/Unknown Type) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Researcher (General/Unknown Type)s Do?
General researchers' job descriptions can vary greatly depending on the employer and location, though they are tasked primarily with researching online to gather information about a certain topic to benefit a business or other organization. This research can range from libraries and hospitals to social media and housing developments to obtain information that can benefit a business and help it grow.
Researchers typically work on computers in an office setting, but may also search for …Read more
- Identify research directions and trends to guide processes and strategy.
- Work with teams to identify and prioritize research projects.
- Write publications and reports to communicate findings to diverse audiences.
- Develop theory and algorithms to advance knowledge about the research field.