Research Assistant salary in Michigan

Average salary
$32,500/yr
Based on 262 income tax records
$17,000
$57,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$17,000
$57,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

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

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Research Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Research Assistant is $32,500 per year. This is based on data from 262 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Assistant salary can vary between $17,000 to $57,000 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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Lansing, MI
13 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$27K – $44K
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Grand Rapids, MI
10 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$28K – $42K
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Ann Arbor, MI
62 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$23K – $34K
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Ypsilanti, MI
13 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$24K – $38K
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East Lansing, MI
18 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$21K – $37K
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Detroit, MI
18 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$24K – $38K

Research Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Wayne State University, Michigan
50 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$27K – $44K
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Michigan State University, Michigan
56 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$27K – $45K
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University Of Michigan Payroll O, Michigan
60 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$24K – $35K

Research Assistant demographics in Michigan

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76% are single
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24% are married
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17% have kids
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31% own a home

Research Assistant salaries by age in Michigan

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$10,000
$20,000
$30,000
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36-45
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Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in Michigan

262 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in Michigan is $32,500 per year. Research assistant salaries in Michigan can vary between $17,000 to $57,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 262 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research assistants in Michigan: Wayne State University ($37,500 a year), Michigan State University ($35,500 a year), and University of Michigan Payroll O ($33,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants in Michigan: Lansing, MI ($36,000 a year), Grand Rapids, MI ($35,500 a year), and Ann Arbor, MI ($31,500 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.