POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$50,000
$32,000
Min 10%
$50,000
Median 50%
$78,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Los Angeles, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does a postdoctoral research associate make?
Postdoctoral Research Associates in America make an average salary of $50,341 per year or $24.2 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $32,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $78,000. Health Care companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. California, Hawaii, Alaska, Nevada, and Washington have the highest paying Postdoctoral Research Associate jobs. Most Postdoctoral Research Associates spend 2.8 years in the position.

Average Postdoctoral Research Associate Salary By Company

There is good job security in Postdoctoral Research Associate positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Postdoctoral Research Associates are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. Postdoctoral Research Associates at Los Alamos National Security LLC and State University of New York at Oswego report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Wright State University and Battelle report highly competitive salaries for Postdoctoral Research Associates.

Average Postdoctoral Research Associate Salary By Location

As a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $50,341 per year or $24.2 per hour. The top city when it comes to Postdoctoral Research Associate salaries is Los Angeles, CA at $60,272 per year. The Los Angeles, CA average entry-level salary for Postdoctoral Research Associates is $41,000. California, Hawaii, Alaska, Nevada, and Washington are the top 5 highest earning states for Postdoctoral Research Associates. Missouri, West Virginia, Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky have the lowest reported salaries for Postdoctoral Research Associates.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Los Angeles, CA
$60,272
2
Tempe, AZ
$55,987
3
New York, NY
$55,581
4
Providence, RI
$55,551
5
Newark, NJ
$55,341

RECENTLY ADDED Postdoctoral Research Associate SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
The University of Southern California
Postdoctoral Research Associate
10/31/2019
$36,783
The University of Arizona
Postdoctoral Research Associate
10/31/2019
$47,659
International Association for Great Lakes Research
Postdoctoral Research Associate
10/30/2019
$48,500
Princeton University Faculty
Postdoctoral Research Associate
10/29/2019
$65,000
Texas A&M University Health Science Center
Postdoctoral Research Associate
10/28/2019
$42,840
Virginia Commonwealth University
Postdoctoral Research Associate
10/25/2019
$48,000
Research Foundation Cuny
Postdoctoral Research Associate
10/19/2019
$63,686
University of Arizona
Postdoctoral Research Associate
10/17/2019
$48,000
UNC Department of Public Safety
Postdoctoral Research Associate
10/14/2019
$47,476
University of Utah
Postdoctoral Research Associate
10/14/2019
$50,004
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