Research Assistant salary in Cambridge, MA

Average salary
$37,000/yr
Based on 106 income tax records
$17,500
$61,000
Age:
Average salary by age
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26-35
36-45
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$36K
 
$37K
$17,500
$61,000
How much do Research Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Research Assistant is $37,000 per year. This is based on data from 106 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Assistant salary can vary between $17,500 to $61,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Research Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Harvard University, Middlesex County, MA
46 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$19K – $65K
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The General Hospital, Middlesex County, MA
22 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$22K – $51K
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Boston Children's Hospital, Middlesex County, MA
19 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$17K – $44K
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Brigham And Women's Hospital, Middlesex County, MA
22 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$19K – $49K
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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical, Middlesex County, MA
12 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$20K – $47K
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Northeastern University, Middlesex County, MA
12 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$33K – $38K
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State Of Massachusetts, Middlesex County, MA
11 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$20K – $34K

Research Assistant demographics in Cambridge, MA

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92% are single
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8% are married
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2% have kids
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1% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in Cambridge, MA

106 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in Cambridge, MA is $37,000 per year. Research assistant salaries in Cambridge, MA can vary between $17,500 to $61,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 106 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research assistants near Cambridge, MA: Harvard University ($45,000 a year), The General Hospital ($39,000 a year), and Boston Children's Hospital ($38,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants near Cambridge, MA: Somerville, MA ($42,500 a year), Jamaica Plain, MA ($41,500 a year), and Medford, MA ($41,500 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.