Alternate Job Titles: Entry Level Researcher - Academic, Researcher I - Academic, Research Associate I - Academic, Level I Research Associate - Academic, Entry Level Research Associate - Academic
How much does a Researcher I - Academic make? The median annual Researcher I - Academic salary is $52,115, as of January 30, 2017, with a range usually between $46,900-$63,357, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Researcher I - Academic in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Researcher I - Academic in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Researcher I - Academic in the United States is $52,115, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Researcher I - Academic in the United States are expected to make less than $52,115.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Researcher I - Academic that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Researcher I - Academic are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of February 2017
Carries out research/development activities. Makes detailed observations, analyzes data, and interprets results. Compiles results and prepares technical reports and documentation of outcomes. Requires a bachelor's degree and 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View full job description