RESEARCH MANAGER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$93,000
$57,000
Min 10%
$93,000
Median 50%
$151,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a research manager make?
The national average salary for a Research Manager in the United States is $93,707 per year or $45.05 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $151,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $57,000 per year. Internet companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Research Manager salaries are Washington, New Jersey, Alaska, Hawaii, and Connecticut. The typical employment in the position spans 3.2 years.
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Average Research Manager Salary By Company

Research Managers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Internet companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Research Managers are Facebook and Deloitte. Also, companies like Apple and eBay pay their Research Managers very well.

Average Research Manager Salary By Location

Across America, Research Managers make on average $93,707 annually or $45.05 hourly. Working in Seattle, WA as a Research Manager will pay you the highest wages at around $95,404 per year. Not only that, Seattle, WA also has an average entry-level salary of $52,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Research Manager salaries are Washington, New Jersey, Alaska, Hawaii, and Connecticut. Mississippi, Florida, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Alabama are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$95,404
2
Cupertino, CA
$92,995
3
New York, NY
$86,941
4
Stamford, CT
$86,825
5
New Brunswick, NJ
$86,778

Average Research Manager Salary By Industry

Wages for Research Managers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Health Care companies, Hospitality companies, and Professional companies pay higher-than-average wages for Research Managers. Health Care companies pay their Research Managers the highest wages, averaging $104,868 per year. Hospitality companies and Professional companies pay well too, at $93,480 and $93,295, respectively. The types of companies that pay Research Managers the least are in the Media industry, where the average annual salary is $90,197.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$104,868
2
Hospitality
$93,480
3
Professional
$93,295
4
Media
$90,197

RECENTLY ADDED Research Manager SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half Technology
Research Manager
10/31/2019
$70,000
UNC Department of Public Safety
Research Manager
10/29/2019
$80,000
Rutgers University
Research Manager
10/26/2019
$55,000
University of Utah
Research Manager
10/21/2019
$47,600
10/19/2019
$50,000
10/14/2019
$44,987
Denver Health
Research Manager
09/27/2019
$66,855
State of Georgia
Research Manager
09/21/2019
$80,000
John Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field
Research Manager
09/20/2019
$128,394
Robert Half
Research Manager
09/18/2019
$80,000
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