Research Fellow salary in the United States

Average salary
$49,500/yr
Based on 1,252 income tax records
$18,500
$88,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$33K
 
$49K
 
$53K
 
$50K
$18,500
$88,500
How much do Research Fellows make?
The average total salary for a Research Fellow is $49,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,252 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Fellow and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Fellow salary can vary between $18,500 to $88,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Fellow salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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US Department Of Defense, Montgomery County, MD
34 income tax records
$68,000/yr
$24K – $89K
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The Board Of Trustees Of The Leland Stanford Junior University, Santa Clara County, CA
10 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$18K – $67K
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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer, New York County, NY
18 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$23K – $75K
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Boston Children's Hospital, Suffolk County, MA
26 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$44K – $63K
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Harvard University, Middlesex County, MA
22 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$21K – $69K
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Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore County, MD
19 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$35K – $63K
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Brigham And Women's Hospital, Suffolk County, MA
22 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$39K – $59K
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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Suffolk County, MA
15 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$23K – $63K
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Mayo Foundation For Medical Education And Research, Olmsted County, MN
53 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$18K – $61K
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Vanderbilt University Medical Ce, Davidson County, TN
13 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$36K – $53K
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University Of Michigan Payroll O, Washtenaw County, MI
82 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$26K – $61K
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Children's Hospital Medical Center, Hamilton County, OH
13 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$36K – $53K
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Cleveland Clinic, Cuyahoga County, OH
14 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$24K – $54K

Research Fellow demographics in United States

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63% are single
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37% are married
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21% have kids
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19% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Fellows in United States

1,252 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research fellow in the United States is $49,500 per year. Research fellow salaries in the United States can vary between $18,500 to $88,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,252 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research fellow.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research fellows in the United States: US Department of Defense ($68,000 a year), The Board of Trustees of The Leland Stanford Junior University ($59,500 a year), and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer ($58,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research fellows in the United States: Washington Metro Area, DC ($59,000 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($58,000 a year), and Minneapolis Metro Area, MN ($55,000 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.