Research Assistant salary in North Carolina

Average salary
$32,500/yr
Based on 286 income tax records
$17,500
$54,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$17,500
$54,500
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 286 TurboTax users who reported their job as Research Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Assistant salary can vary between $17,500 to $54,500 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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Raleigh, NC
53 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$26K – $42K
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Durham, NC
64 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$28K – $38K
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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

Research Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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University Of North Carolina, North Carolina
90 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$28K – $39K
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Duke University, North Carolina
31 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$31K – $36K
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North Carolina State University, North Carolina
44 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$26K – $40K

Research Assistant demographics in North Carolina

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81% are single
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19% are married
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10% have kids
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21% own a home

Research Assistant salaries by age in North Carolina

$0
$10,250
$20,500
$30,750
$41,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in North Carolina

286 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in North Carolina is $32,500 per year. Research assistant salaries in North Carolina can vary between $17,500 to $54,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 286 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research assistants in North Carolina: University of North Carolina ($33,000 a year), Duke University ($32,000 a year), and North Carolina State University ($29,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants in North Carolina: Cary, NC ($40,000 a year), Chapel Hill, NC ($33,500 a year), and Raleigh, 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.