Research Assistant salary in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

Average salary
$41,500/yr
Based on 213 income tax records
$17,500
$79,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$17,500
$79,000
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 $41,500 per year. This is based on data from 213 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 $79,000 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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Sunnyvale, CA
11 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$46K – $63K
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Palo Alto, CA
20 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$41K – $59K
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Mountain View, CA
18 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$43K – $55K
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Menlo Park, CA
19 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$34K – $54K
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Oakland, CA
18 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$33K – $51K
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Sacramento, CA
10 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$41K – $49K
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San Jose, CA
25 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$23K – $50K
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San Francisco, CA
52 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$28K – $48K
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Davis, CA
13 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$25K – $46K
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San Mateo, CA
13 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$31K – $43K
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Berkeley, CA
19 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$26K – $46K

Research Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Northwell Health, San Mateo County, CA
24 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$38K – $54K
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University Of California, Alameda County, CA
10 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$31K – $45K

Research Assistant demographics in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

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86% are single
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14% are married
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5% have kids
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10% own a home

Research Assistant salaries by age in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

$0
$14,750
$29,500
$44,250
$59,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

213 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in San Francisco Metro Area, CA is $41,500 per year. Research assistant salaries in San Francisco Metro Area, CA can vary between $17,500 to $79,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 213 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants near San Francisco Metro Area, CA: Sunnyvale, CA ($53,500 a year), Palo Alto, CA ($51,500 a year), and Mountain View, CA ($50,000 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.