Research Assistant salary in New York

Average salary
Based on 557 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Research Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Research Assistant is $35,500 per year. This is based on data from 557 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 $68,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Assistant salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer, New York
19 income tax records
$25K – $68K
Columbia University, New York
63 income tax records
$17K – $65K
The Rockefeller University, New York
22 income tax records
$21K – $47K
The City University Of New York, New York
10 income tax records
$26K – $62K
Ny Society For The Relief Of, New York
12 income tax records
$23K – $46K
Cornell University, New York
11 income tax records
$22K – $53K
Research Foundation For Mental H, New York
34 income tax records
$16K – $50K
Weill Cornell Medicine, New York
14 income tax records
$18K – $42K
State Of New York, New York
10 income tax records
$20K – $41K
SUNY RF, New York
52 income tax records
$17K – $37K
University Of Rochester, New York
11 income tax records
$16K – $44K

Research Assistant demographics in New York

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88% are single
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12% are married
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6% have kids
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5% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in New York

557 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in New York is $35,500 per year. Research assistant salaries in New York can vary between $17,500 to $68,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 557 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research assistants in New York: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer ($58,000 a year), Columbia University ($43,000 a year), and The Rockefeller University ($43,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants in New York: Astoria, NY ($56,000 a year), Bronx, NY ($41,000 a year), and New York, NY ($40,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.