Research Assistant salary in US South Region

Average salary
$30,000/yr
Based on 2,998 income tax records
$17,000
$58,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$29K
 
$29K
 
$34K
 
$38K
 
$39K
$17,000
$58,000
How much do Research Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Research Assistant is $30,000 per year. This is based on data from 2,998 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Assistant salary can vary between $17,000 to $58,000 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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ABB, US South Region
10 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$39K – $67K
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National Finance Center, US South Region
17 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$47K – $68K
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Westat, US South Region
18 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$26K – $59K
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American Institutes For, US South Region
16 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$18K – $46K
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US Department Of Defense, US South Region
17 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$22K – $75K
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Board Of Governors Of The Frs, US South Region
30 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$28K – $78K
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Children's Hospital Medical Center, US South Region
10 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$20K – $43K
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The Methodist Hospital, US South Region
17 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$18K – $50K
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Baylor College Of Medicine, US South Region
44 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$18K – $48K
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Georgetown University, US South Region
14 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$19K – $51K
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University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences, US South Region
16 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$18K – $43K
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The George Washington University, US South Region
15 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$17K – $43K
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University Of North Texas Health, US South Region
12 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$19K – $45K
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Johns Hopkins University, US South Region
71 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$19K – $42K
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Musc Tax Entity, US South Region
10 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$18K – $40K
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UT Southwestern Medical Center, US South Region
42 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$21K – $45K
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Vanderbilt University Medical Ce, US South Region
58 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$16K – $44K
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Duke University, US South Region
36 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$22K – $41K
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Emory University, US South Region
13 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$26K – $38K
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The University Of Alabama At Birmingham, US South Region
22 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$18K – $47K
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University Of North Carolina, US South Region
108 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$18K – $46K
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Vanderbilt University, US South Region
43 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$21K – $40K
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The University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, US South Region
58 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$19K – $44K
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University Of Miami, US South Region
17 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$25K – $49K
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UT Health Science Center, US South Region
21 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$23K – $38K
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University Of Oklahoma, US South Region
24 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$17K – $45K
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North Carolina State University, US South Region
51 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$19K – $48K
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The University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston, US South Region
53 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$18K – $41K
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University Of Delaware, US South Region
23 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$18K – $34K
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University Of Virginia, US South Region
24 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$24K – $34K
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The University Of Texas At Austin Payroll Services, US South Region
33 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$20K – $65K
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Texas Agrilife Research Payroll, US South Region
19 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$18K – $34K
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University Of Florida, US South Region
73 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$17K – $35K
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University Of Georgia, US South Region
37 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$19K – $35K
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Virginia Commonwealth University, US South Region
17 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$16K – $35K
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University Of South Carolina, US South Region
10 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$18K – $33K
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Clemson University, US South Region
14 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $29K
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University Of South Florida, US South Region
26 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$18K – $41K
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University Of Central Florida, US South Region
18 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$17K – $27K
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Texas Am University Payroll Ser, US South Region
25 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$19K – $34K
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The University Of Tennessee, US South Region
20 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$17K – $42K
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Florida International Univ, US South Region
16 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$18K – $34K
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Florida State University, US South Region
27 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$18K – $36K
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Auburn University, US South Region
23 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$16K – $45K
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The University Of Houston, US South Region
48 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$19K – $31K
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute And State University, US South Region
24 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$17K – $37K
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University Of Texas At Dallas, US South Region
44 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$17K – $32K
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Texas Tech University System, US South Region
40 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$16K – $37K
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University Of Kentucky, US South Region
26 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$16K – $30K

Research Assistant demographics in US South Region

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78% are single
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22% are married
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13% have kids
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19% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in US South Region

2,998 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in US South Region is $30,000 per year. Research assistant salaries in US South Region can vary between $17,000 to $58,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,998 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research assistants in US South Region: ABB ($54,000 a year), National Finance Center ($54,000 a year), and Westat ($51,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants in US South Region: Hagerstown Metro Area, MD ($46,500 a year), Winston Metro Area, NC ($43,500 a year), and Washington Metro Area, DC ($39,000 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.