RESEARCH ASSOCIATE R & D SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$81,000
$50,000
Min 10%
$81,000
Median 50%
$132,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Change Healthcare
Highest Paying City
Redwood City, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a research associate r & d make?
The national average salary for a Research Associate R & D in the U.S. is $81,628 annually or $39.24 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $132,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $50,000 per year. Pharmaceutical companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The top 5 states when it comes to Research Associate R & D salaries are Hawaii, Maine, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire. The typical employment for a Research Associate R & D is 2.4 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs

Average Research Associate R & D Salary By Company

If you are a Research Associate R & D, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Pharmaceutical companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Research Associate R & Ds. Change Healthcare and XBiotech are the highest paying companies. Companies like Atara Biotherapeutics and Zymergen also report very competitive wages for Research Associate R & Ds.

Average Research Associate R & D Salary By Location

As a Research Associate R & D in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $81,628 per year or $39.24 per hour. Redwood City, CA reports the highest annual salary for Research Associate R & Ds at 84,745. Even an entry-level Research Associate R & D makes $48,000 per year in Redwood City, CA. Hawaii, Maine, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire are the top 5 highest earning states for Research Associate R & Ds. Missouri, Montana, Mississippi, Idaho, and Wyoming are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Redwood City, CA
$84,745
2
Bothell, WA
$75,067
3
Cumberland, RI
$74,748
4
Boston, MA
$74,725
5
Hartford, CT
$74,580

Average Research Associate R & D Salary By Industry

Wages for Research Associate R & Ds can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Pharmaceutical companies, Technology companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Research Associate R & Ds. Salaries for Research Associate R & Ds in Pharmaceutical companies average $86,751 annually, while Technology companies and Professional companies pay $86,428 and $76,800, respectively. The types of companies that pay Research Associate R & Ds the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $72,788.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Pharmaceutical
$86,751
2
Technology
$86,428
3
Professional
$76,800
4
Retail
$74,267
5
Manufacturing
$72,788

RECENTLY ADDED Research Associate R & D SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Jpmorgan Chase
Research Associate R & D
09/20/2019
$31,305
Jpmorgan Chase
Research Associate R & D
09/18/2019
$31,305
Cybercoders
Research Associate R & D
09/11/2019
$70,000
DSA International
Research Associate R & D
09/11/2019
$52,000
Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund
Research Associate R & D
08/03/2019
$55,700
CTG
Research Associate R & D
07/24/2019
$58,436
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Research Associate, Process Development
03/22/2019
$79,040
Amicus Therapeutics, Inc.
Research Associate, Process Development
03/21/2019
$63,066
Audentes Therapeutics, Inc.
Research Associate, Process Development
03/20/2019
$71,350
Antibody Solutions
R & D Associate II
03/18/2019
$59,571
Show More