Research Manager salary in the United States

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Based on 966 income tax records
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How much do Research Managers make?
The average total salary for a Research Manager is $76,500 per year. This is based on data from 966 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Manager and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Manager salary can vary between $39,500 to $193,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Manager salary by location

Research Manager salary by company

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University Of Washington, King County, WA
10 income tax records
$46K – $93K
University Of Utah, Salt Lake County, UT
10 income tax records
$57K – $95K
Gerson Lehrman Group, Travis County, TX
13 income tax records
$51K – $78K

Research Manager demographics in United States

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57% are single
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43% are married
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32% have kids
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51% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Managers in United States

966 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research manager in the United States is $76,500 per year. Research manager salaries in the United States can vary between $39,500 to $193,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 966 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research manager.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research managers in the United States: University of Washington ($82,000 a year), University of Utah ($64,500 a year), and Gerson Lehrman Group ($58,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research managers in the United States: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($177,500 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($99,500 a year), and Minneapolis Metro Area, MN ($88,000 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.