How much does a research director make?
Research Directors in America make, on average, $97,487 a year or $46.87 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $161,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $58,000 per year. Real Estate companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Research Director salaries are California, Washington, Delaware, New Jersey, and Oregon. The typical tenure for a Research Director is 3.5 years.