Research Assistant salary in Philadelphia, PA

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Based on 115 income tax records
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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 115 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Assistant salary can vary between $16,500 to $63,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Assistant salary by company

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Trustees Of The University Of, Philadelphia County, PA
37 income tax records
$18K – $39K
Temple University, Philadelphia County, PA
14 income tax records
$20K – $49K
Drexel University, Philadelphia County, PA
16 income tax records
$22K – $33K

Research Assistant demographics in Philadelphia, PA

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83% are single
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17% are married
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5% have kids
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13% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in Philadelphia, PA

115 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in Philadelphia, PA is $32,500 per year. Research assistant salaries in Philadelphia, PA can vary between $16,500 to $63,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 115 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research assistants near Philadelphia, PA: Trustees of The University Of ($34,500 a year), Temple University ($28,500 a year), and Drexel University ($26,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants near Philadelphia, PA: Astoria, NY ($56,000 a year), Washington, DC ($43,500 a year), and Bronx, NY ($41,000 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.