RESEARCHER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$60,000
$35,000
Min 10%
$60,000
Median 50%
$103,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
Menlo Park, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.5 years
How much does a researcher make?
As a Researcher in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $60,613 per year or $29.14 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $103,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $35,000 per year. Internet companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Researcher salaries are Alaska, Hawaii, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York. The typical employment for a Researcher is 1.5 years.
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Average Researcher Salary By Company

Researchers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Researcher jobs are in Internet companies and Internet companies. Microsoft and Exxon Mobil are the highest paying companies. Companies like Facebook and Chevron also pay high salaries to their Researchers.

Average Researcher Salary By Location

Across America, Researchers make on average $60,613 annually or $29.14 hourly. Working in Menlo Park, CA as a Researcher will pay you the highest wages at around $76,573 per year. The Menlo Park, CA average entry-level salary for Researchers is $43,000. Alaska, Hawaii, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York are the highest paying states. Vermont, Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, and Louisiana are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Menlo Park, CA
$76,573
2
Urban Honolulu, HI
$76,016
3
Hillsborough, NJ
$69,799
4
Philadelphia, PA
$69,262
5
New York, NY
$69,252

RECENTLY ADDED Researcher SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Tampa, FL
10/30/2019
$49,500
Apex Systems
Researcher
10/30/2019
$118,959
Rutgers University
Researcher
10/29/2019
$73,045
International Trace
Researcher
10/26/2019
$25,044
Manpower Group
Researcher
10/25/2019
$27,131
Baltimore, MD
10/21/2019
$45,195
Randstad
Researcher
Seattle, WA
10/18/2019
$83,480
Americorps
Researcher
Portland, OR
10/13/2019
$104,350
09/27/2019
$57,541
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