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Research Specialist Salary

$50,547 (USD)

Average Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly

$854

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 21, 2019

The average pay for a Research Specialist is $50,547 a year and $24 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Research Specialist is between $37,230 and $61,656. 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:
  • Conducts general research tasks such as internet and database searching and prepares and edits various reports for distribution.
  • Assists in the development, improvement, and implementation of research methodologies and procedures.
  • Compiles data from multiple sources for evaluation and analysis.
Research Specialist Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Statistical Assistants

Job family population: 11,010

Estimated population of Research Specialist jobs: 615

Rate of error: 3.3%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$58,598
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 Specialist Job Listings for United States

Policy Research Specialist (Associate/Full Specialist) - UC Berkeley Labor Center-Institute for Rese
Nov 18
Berkeley, CA, USA
University of California Berkeley
The policy research specialists will conduct policy-relevant research on low-wage work and a diverse set of policies that affect working families, immigrants, and communities of color in California ...
Research Specialist #17658
Nov 8
Honolulu, HI, USA
Bishop & Company, Inc.
Research Specialist #17568 Summary: Coordinates and facilitates contact when clarification, documentation, verification and/or other compliance-related functions are required. Assists with handling ...
Supervisory Intelligence Research Specialist (Chief Intelligence Officer)
Nov 10
San Diego, United States
Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Supervisory Intelligence Research Specialist (Chief Intelligence Officer)Department of Homeland Security Immigration and Customs Enforcement Homeland Security InvestigationsOverview * ##### Open ...
Courthouse Research Specialist Ft Stewart GA
Nov 5
Fort Stewart, GA, USA
Lowers Risk Group
Courthouse Research Specialist-Ga Field Operations-Ft Stewart FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Reports to: Field Research Supervisor Location: Bryan, Liberty and surrounding counties Revision Date: 11.4.2019 ...
Courthouse Research Specialist
Nov 5
Charleston, WV, USA
Lowers Risk Group
In addition to the standard Lowers Risk Group benefits package, Courthouse Research Specialists are also eligible for the following benefits: · Monthly Car Allowance · Relocation if applicable ...

The average pay for a Research Specialist is $50,547 a year and $24 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Research Specialist is between $37,230 and $61,656. 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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