RESEARCH FELLOW SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$53,000
$33,000
Min 10%
$53,000
Median 50%
$84,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
South San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a research fellow make?
As a Research Fellow in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $53,090 per year or $25.52 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 51,000. The top 10 percent earn over $84,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $33,000 annually. Health Care companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Research Fellows. States with the highest Research Fellow salaries include Hawaii, Alaska, California, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. The typical employment in the position spans 2.4 years.

Average Research Fellow Salary By Company

If you are a Research Fellow, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Most Research Fellow jobs are in Health Care companies and Health Care companies. Research Fellows at Logistics Management Institute and The Dow Chemical Company report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like Boston Scientific or Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Research Fellows.

Average Research Fellow Salary By Location

As a Research Fellow in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $53,090 per year or $25.52 per hour. South San Francisco, CA reports the highest annual salary for Research Fellows at 66,698. The average starting salary in South San Francisco, CA for Research Fellows is $42,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Research Fellow salaries are Hawaii, Alaska, California, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. The lowest earning states are Arkansas, Ohio, Tennessee, Missouri, and Indiana.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
South San Francisco, CA
$66,698
2
Fairbanks, AK
$61,225
3
Seattle, WA
$59,870
4
New York, NY
$59,030
5
Farmington, CT
$58,989

RECENTLY ADDED Research Fellow SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
The University of Southern California
Research Fellow
10/31/2019
$31,118
Monash University
Research Fellow
10/31/2019
$97,203
Aura
Research Fellow
10/31/2019
$65,550
University of Colorado
Research Fellow
10/29/2019
$47,000
University of Michigan
Research Fellow
10/25/2019
$55,000
University of Texas at San Antonio
Research Fellow
10/23/2019
$50,000
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Research Fellow
10/23/2019
$40,000
10/23/2019
$40,000
The Trustees of Indiana University
Research Fellow
10/22/2019
$40,400
Rutgers University
Research Fellow
10/21/2019
$60,000
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