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Research Assistant salary in Massachusetts

Average salary
$35,500/yr
Based on 553 income tax records
$17,000
$58,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$17,000
$58,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Research Assistant in Massachusetts is $35,500 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 553 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Research Assistant salaries in Massachusetts can vary between $17,000 to $58,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Research Assistant salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Somerville, MA
47 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$31K – $43K
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Brighton, MA
37 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$32K – $39K
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Boston, MA
55 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$29K – $42K
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Brookline, MA
40 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$27K – $39K
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Cambridge, MA
77 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$27K – $42K
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Jamaica Plain, MA
20 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$28K – $40K
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Roxbury Crossing, MA
15 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$26K – $45K
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Allston, MA
24 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$25K – $38K
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Medford, MA
15 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$23K – $36K

Research Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Harvard University, Massachusetts
65 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$31K – $49K
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Boston University, Massachusetts
19 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$35K – $41K
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Brigham And Women's Hospital, Massachusetts
50 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$33K – $39K
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Boston Children's Hospital, Massachusetts
51 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$24K – $37K
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Massachusetts Institute Of Technology, Massachusetts
26 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$26K – $43K
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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Massachusetts
15 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$23K – $36K
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The General Hospital, Massachusetts
40 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$24K – $39K
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Northeastern University, Massachusetts
15 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$33K – $34K
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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical, Massachusetts
20 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$20K – $35K
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Mclean Hospital Part, Massachusetts
10 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$25K – $32K
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State Of Massachusetts, Massachusetts
15 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$19K – $32K

Research Assistant demographics in Massachusetts

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90% are single
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10% are married
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3% have kids
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7% own a home

Research Assistant salaries by age

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$10,000
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Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in Massachusetts

553 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in Massachusetts is $35,500 per year. Research assistant salaries in Massachusetts can vary between $17,000 to $58,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 553 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research assistants in Massachusetts: Harvard University ($43,500 a year), Boston University ($38,000 a year), and Brigham and Women's Hospital ($36,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants in Massachusetts: Somerville, MA ($37,000 a year), Brighton, MA ($37,000 a year), and Boston, MA ($36,500 a year).
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**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.