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Working As A Graduate Research Assistant

  • Interpreting the Meaning of Information for Others
  • Thinking Creatively
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Getting Information
  • Documenting/Recording Information
  • $39,928

    Average Salary

What Does A Graduate Research Assistant Do

A Graduate Research Assistant participates in all stages of a survey, such as data collection and analysis. They work with different survey instruments and large datasets using a variety of analytical techniques to prepare research reports.

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Average Length of Employment
Research Scientist 3.8 years
Research Associate 2.6 years
Research Fellow 2.3 years
Research Assistant 1.7 years
Research Aide 1.2 years
Research Trainee 0.9 years
Top Employers Before
Internship 17.0%
Researcher 2.9%
Volunteer 2.6%
Instructor 2.1%
Tutor 1.7%
Assistant 1.1%
Top Employers After
Internship 7.6%
Fellow 6.9%
Instructor 4.3%
Consultant 3.5%
Scientist 3.0%

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Graduate Research Assistant Demographics

Gender

Male

49.6%

Female

39.0%

Unknown

11.4%
Ethnicity

White

57.2%

Asian

29.3%

Hispanic or Latino

7.5%

Unknown

4.6%

Black or African American

1.4%
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Languages Spoken

Spanish

31.4%

Chinese

12.7%

French

12.3%

Mandarin

8.9%

German

5.6%

Japanese

3.7%

Arabic

3.5%

Hindi

3.5%

Russian

2.9%

Portuguese

2.6%

Italian

2.4%

Korean

2.2%

Cantonese

1.7%

Turkish

1.2%

Carrier

1.1%

Persian

0.9%

Bengali

0.9%

Dakota

0.8%

Urdu

0.8%

Malay

0.8%
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Graduate Research Assistant Education

Schools

Georgia Institute of Technology -

7.9%

University of Texas at Austin

7.1%

Texas A&M University

7.1%

Georgia State University

6.1%

Auburn University

5.7%

University of Florida

5.6%

West Virginia University

5.5%

Iowa State University

5.4%

Purdue University

5.3%

University of Texas at Arlington

4.8%

Pennsylvania State University

4.4%

Clemson University

4.3%

Missouri University of Science and Technology

4.2%

Kansas State University

4.2%

Oklahoma State University

4.0%

University of Tennessee - Knoxville

3.9%

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

3.8%

University of Kansas

3.6%

University of Georgia

3.6%

University of Central Florida

3.6%
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Majors

Mechanical Engineering

13.2%

Chemistry

12.7%

Electrical Engineering

8.7%

Computer Science

6.3%

Civil Engineering

6.2%

Chemical Engineering

6.2%

Physics

4.7%

Biomedical Engineering

4.6%

Biology

4.5%

Computer Engineering

4.4%

Biochemistry, Biophysics, Molecular Biology

4.3%

Business

3.8%

Materials Science And Engineering

3.6%

Public Health

3.1%

Psychology

2.6%

Geology

2.4%

Environmental Science

2.3%

Ecology, Population Biology, And Epidemiology

2.2%

Aerospace Engineering

2.1%

Industrial Engineering

2.0%
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Degrees

Masters

55.1%

Doctorate

33.2%

Bachelors

6.7%

Other

3.6%

Certificate

1.0%

Associate

0.2%

Diploma

0.1%

License

0.0%
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Real Graduate Research Assistant Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Graduate Research Assistant University of Utah Salt Lake City, UT Aug 17, 2015 $80,266
Graduate Research Assistant Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY Jan 04, 2016 $48,000
Graduate Research Assistant General Hospital Corporation Boston, MA Jul 01, 2012 $46,498
Graduate Research Assistant General Hospital Corporation Boston, MA Jul 01, 2012 $46,342
Graduate Research Assistant Legacy Health System Portland, OR Jun 01, 2010 $45,142
Graduate Research Assistant Emory University WA Sep 01, 2010 $43,034
Graduate Research Assistant General Hospital Corporation Cambridge, MA Jan 06, 2015 $42,000 -
$67,455
Graduate Research Assistant General Hospital Corporation Cambridge, MA Jun 01, 2015 $42,000 -
$67,455
Graduate Research Assistant Peter J. Chelkowski New York, NY Oct 06, 2016 $41,860
Graduate Research Assistant General Hospital Corporation MA Jun 01, 2012 $40,352
Graduate Research Assistant Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY Mar 06, 2011 $39,504
Graduate Research Assistant General Hospital Corporation Boston, MA Jul 01, 2011 $39,486
Graduate Research Assistant Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY Jan 11, 2016 $39,293
Graduate Research Assistant Peter J. Chelkowski New York, NY Aug 26, 2016 $38,189

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Top Skills for A Graduate Research Assistant

LabTechnicalReportsLaboratoryEquipmentResearchProjectsCellCultureDataAnalysisProteinGraduateResearchSynthesisDataCollectionAdvisorLiteratureReviewsStatisticalAnalysisChemistrySafetyDNASpssSASRt-PcrSEM

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  1. Lab
  2. Technical Reports
  3. Laboratory Equipment
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  • Followed and executed lab protocols to maintain compliance.
  • Prepared bi-weekly technical reports including rigorous analysis of the experimental results.
  • Managed laboratory equipment and stock including arranging repairs and handling purchasing and ordering as necessary.
  • General laboratory management, procurement of materials, cost analysis and optimization, Mentoring undergraduate students with individual research projects.
  • Implemented and maintained new cell culture lines for protein expression.

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