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Research Consultant Salary

$104,959 (USD)

Average Salary

$50/hr

Average Hourly

$5,206

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 08, 2019

The average pay for a Research Consultant is $104,959 a year and $50 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Research Consultant is between $73,462 and $130,375. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Research Consultant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Consults with client or department heads to define need or problem.
  • Oversees research, administers studies, evaluates survey results to obtain data, and analyzes data to advise on or recommend solutions, utilizing knowledge of theory, principles, or technology of specific discipline or field of specialization.
  • Requires knowledge in fields defined as non-technical, such as accounting, agriculture, business organization and management, communications, economics, education, finance, health sciences, humanities, marketing, social science, and related fields.
  • Excludes supervisory and paraprofessional positions.
Research Consultant Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Management Analysts

Job family population: 684,470

Estimated population of Research Consultant jobs: 34,203

Rate of error: 0.8%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$121,676
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Research Consultant Job Listings for United States

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Entravision Communications
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Educational Research and Evaluation
Dec 4
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Evaluation and Training Institute (ETI)
Come work for a small, dynamic research consulting firm that specializes in educational program evaluations. The Evaluation and Training Institute (ETI) is a non-profit organization with over 45 ...
Senior / Research Manager
Dec 4
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Peerless Insights
Develop consultative skills to advise and guide clients on their research needs What you will need: * 4-6 years of proven vendor-side market research experience * Exceptional quantitative analytical ...
Veterinarian Fellow
Dec 3
Frederick, Maryland, USA
Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research
Experience consulting with scientists regarding animal-based research and development of Animal Study Proposals (ASP) * Experience in veterinary diagnostics and clinical medicine * Excellent written ...
Scientific Informatics Consultant
Oct 31
Raleigh, NC, USA
Certara
Are you passionate about helping scientists improve their research data utilization with a self ... A successful consultant will get involved in early discussions with our customers to understand ...

The average pay for a Research Consultant is $104,959 a year and $50 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Research Consultant is between $73,462 and $130,375. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Research Consultant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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