Graduate Research Assistant salary in Massachusetts

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Based on 187 income tax records
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How much do Graduate Research Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Graduate Research Assistant is $31,500 per year. This is based on data from 187 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Graduate Research Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Graduate Research Assistant salary can vary between $18,000 to $54,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Graduate Research Assistant salary by company

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Harvard University, Massachusetts
18 income tax records
$23K – $43K
Boston University, Massachusetts
16 income tax records
$16K – $40K
Northeastern University, Massachusetts
19 income tax records
$21K – $38K
State Of Massachusetts, Massachusetts
34 income tax records
$20K – $35K

Graduate Research Assistant demographics in Massachusetts

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89% are single
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11% are married
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2% have kids
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6% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Graduate Research Assistants in Massachusetts

187 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a graduate research assistant in Massachusetts is $31,500 per year. Graduate research assistant salaries in Massachusetts can vary between $18,000 to $54,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 187 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as graduate research assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for graduate research assistants in Massachusetts: Harvard University ($38,500 a year), Boston University ($37,000 a year), and Northeastern University ($35,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for graduate research assistants in Massachusetts: Cambridge, MA ($39,000 a year), Somerville, MA ($33,500 a year), and Amherst, MA ($29,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.