Research Assistant salary in Tennessee

Average salary
Based on 203 income tax records
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How much do Research Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Research Assistant is $31,500 per year. This is based on data from 203 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 $56,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Assistant salary by company

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Vanderbilt University Medical Ce, Tennessee
56 income tax records
$16K – $44K
Vanderbilt University, Tennessee
43 income tax records
$21K – $40K
The University Of Tennessee, Tennessee
19 income tax records
$17K – $42K

Research Assistant demographics in Tennessee

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76% are single
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24% are married
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15% have kids
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16% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in Tennessee

203 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in Tennessee is $31,500 per year. Research assistant salaries in Tennessee can vary between $16,500 to $56,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 203 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research assistants in Tennessee: Vanderbilt University Medical Ce ($33,500 a year), Vanderbilt University ($31,000 a year), and The University of Tennessee ($25,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants in Tennessee: Nashville, TN ($32,000 a year), Memphis, TN ($30,500 a year), and Knoxville, TN ($25,000 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.