Research Assistant salary in Durham, NC

Average salary
$32,000/yr
Based on 64 income tax records
Total salary range: is $28,500 - $38,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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How much do Research Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Research Assistant is $32,000 per year. This is based on data from 64 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Assistant salary can vary between $18,000 to $49,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Assistant salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Cary, NC
11 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$31K – $43K
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Chapel Hill, NC
41 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$28K – $38K
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Durham, NC
64 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$28K – $38K
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Raleigh, NC
53 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$26K – $42K
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Charlotte, NC
16 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$23K – $32K
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Carrboro, NC
19 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$27K – $33K
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Richmond, VA
19 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$23K – $31K
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Charlottesville, VA
18 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$25K – $30K
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Blacksburg, VA
19 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$21K – $27K

Research Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Duke University, Durham County, NC
23 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$30K – $34K
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University Of North Carolina, Durham County, NC
19 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$28K – $36K

Research Assistant demographics in Durham, NC

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90% are single
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10% are married
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6% have kids
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9% own a home

Research Assistant salaries by age in Durham, NC

$0
$8,250
$16,500
$24,750
$33,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in Durham, NC

64 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in Durham, NC is $32,000 per year. Research assistant salaries in Durham, NC can vary between $18,000 to $49,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 64 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants near Durham, NC: Cary, NC ($40,000 a year), Chapel Hill, NC ($33,500 a year), and Durham, NC ($32,000 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.