RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$81,000
$45,000
Min 10%
$81,000
Median 50%
$146,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Powell Industries Inc.
Highest Paying City
Minneapolis, MN
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does a research and development assistant make?
Research And Development Assistants in America make an average salary of $82,076 per year or $39.46 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $45,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $146,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Research And Development Assistants are Retail companies and Professional companies. States with the highest Research And Development Assistant salaries include North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Alaska, and Washington. The typical tenure for a Research And Development Assistant is 1.9 years.

Average Research And Development Assistant Salary By Company

Research And Development Assistant jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Retail companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Research And Development Assistants. Powell Industries Inc. and Children's Memorial Hospital are the best paying companies for Research And Development Assistants. In addition, companies like Reckitt Benckiser Professional and Oak Ridge National Laboratory report highly competitive salaries for Research And Development Assistants.

Average Research And Development Assistant Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Research And Development Assistant in the United States is $82,076 per year or $39.46 per hour. The top city when it comes to Research And Development Assistant salaries is Minneapolis, MN at $99,452 per year. The average entry-level salary in Minneapolis, MN is $55,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Research And Development Assistant salaries are North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Alaska, and Washington. On the other hand, South Carolina, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama report the lowest wages for Research And Development Assistants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Minneapolis, MN
$99,452
2
Palo Alto, CA
$94,308
3
Boston, MA
$83,697
4
Glenview, IL
$83,377
5
New York, NY
$82,975

Average Research And Development Assistant Salary By Industry

Research And Development Assistant salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Technology companies, Construction companies, and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest salaries for Research And Development Assistants. Technology companies pay Research And Development Assistants an average salary of $89,637, Construction companies pay $89,614, and Hospitality companys come in at $87,118. The average salary for Research And Development Assistants in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $73,174.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$89,637
2
Construction
$89,614
3
Hospitality
$87,118
4
Professional
$85,184
5
Retail
$80,926

RECENTLY ADDED Research And Development Assistant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Research and Development Assistant
09/05/2019
$70,958
Rutgers University
Research and Development Assistant
08/28/2019
$31,305
BASF Corporation
Research & Development Specialist III (Assistant Prebreeder)
03/01/2019
$70,000