Research Assistant salary in Pennsylvania

Average salary
$32,000/yr
Based on 343 income tax records
$18,000
$60,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$18,000
$60,500
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 $32,000 per year. This is based on data from 343 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 $60,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Assistant salary by location

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Average salary per year*
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Research Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
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The Children's Hospital, Pennsylvania
23 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$23K – $43K
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UPMC, Pennsylvania
12 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$31K – $35K
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Trustees Of The University Of, Pennsylvania
38 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$27K – $35K
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Temple University, Pennsylvania
20 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$28K – $37K
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The Pennsylvania State Universit, Pennsylvania
27 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$25K – $31K
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Carnegie Mellon University, Pennsylvania
13 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$28K – $32K
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University Of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
34 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$25K – $33K
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Drexel University, Pennsylvania
15 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$25K – $28K

Research Assistant demographics in Pennsylvania

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82% are single
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18% are married
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10% have kids
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11% own a home

Research Assistant salaries by age in Pennsylvania

$0
$11,250
$22,500
$33,750
$45,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in Pennsylvania

343 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in Pennsylvania is $32,000 per year. Research assistant salaries in Pennsylvania can vary between $18,000 to $60,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 343 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research assistants in Pennsylvania: The Children's Hospital ($35,000 a year), UPMC ($34,000 a year), and Trustees of The University Of ($33,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants in Pennsylvania: Philadelphia, PA ($32,500 a year), Pittsburgh, PA ($30,500 a year), and State College, PA ($29,500 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.