Research Assistant salary in US Northeast Region

Average salary
$35,500/yr
Based on 2,327 income tax records
$17,500
$64,500
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$17,500
$64,500
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 2,327 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 $64,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Assistant salary by location

Research Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer, US Northeast Region
20 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$25K – $65K
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TriNet, US Northeast Region
15 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$25K – $182K
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Yale University, US Northeast Region
81 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$20K – $65K
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Harvard University, US Northeast Region
117 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$21K – $65K
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US Department Of Defense, US Northeast Region
18 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$30K – $56K
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Columbia University, US Northeast Region
72 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$17K – $65K
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The Rockefeller University, US Northeast Region
23 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$21K – $47K
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The City University Of New York, US Northeast Region
13 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$26K – $64K
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Boston University, US Northeast Region
37 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$20K – $58K
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Boston Medical Center, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$18K – $43K
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New York University, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$15K – $54K
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Tufts University, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$27K – $45K
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Mass Eye And Ear Infirmary, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$23K – $43K
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Thomas Jefferson University, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$19K – $53K
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Boston Children's Hospital, US Northeast Region
91 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$17K – $44K
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Brigham And Women's Hospital, US Northeast Region
100 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$18K – $53K
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Cornell University, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$22K – $53K
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Ny Society For The Relief Of, US Northeast Region
16 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$22K – $46K
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The Jackson Laboratory, US Northeast Region
29 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$17K – $49K
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Brown University, US Northeast Region
31 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$15K – $43K
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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical, US Northeast Region
45 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$20K – $58K
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Princeton University Treasurers, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$21K – $53K
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Dartmouth College, US Northeast Region
14 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$32K – $47K
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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, US Northeast Region
30 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$16K – $55K
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Northeastern University, US Northeast Region
37 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$26K – $39K
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Research Foundation For Mental H, US Northeast Region
36 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$16K – $55K
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The General Hospital, US Northeast Region
56 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$19K – $51K
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Weill Cornell Medicine, US Northeast Region
16 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$18K – $42K
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Trustees Of The University Of, US Northeast Region
45 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$16K – $39K
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Mclean Hospital Part, US Northeast Region
14 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$19K – $37K
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Marine Biological Laboratory, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$25K – $40K
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State Of Connecticut, US Northeast Region
34 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$19K – $58K
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Carnegie Mellon University, US Northeast Region
16 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$17K – $49K
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State Of New York, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$20K – $41K
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Rutgers University, US Northeast Region
28 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$17K – $50K
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University Of Pittsburgh, US Northeast Region
44 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$19K – $48K
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Temple University, US Northeast Region
19 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$22K – $47K
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Lehigh University, US Northeast Region
15 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$21K – $49K
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The Pennsylvania State Universit, US Northeast Region
37 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$18K – $41K
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State Of Massachusetts, US Northeast Region
39 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$20K – $45K
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SUNY RF, US Northeast Region
53 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$17K – $37K
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University Of Rochester, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$16K – $44K
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Drexel University, US Northeast Region
20 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $40K

Research Assistant demographics in US Northeast Region

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87% are single
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13% are married
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6% have kids
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10% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in US Northeast Region

2,327 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in US Northeast Region is $35,500 per year. Research assistant salaries in US Northeast Region can vary between $17,500 to $64,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,327 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research assistants in US Northeast Region: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer ($58,500 a year), TriNet ($49,500 a year), and Yale University ($47,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants in US Northeast Region: New Haven Metro Area, CT ($45,000 a year), Boston Metro Area, MA ($38,000 a year), and Hartford Metro Area, CT ($38,000 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.