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Academic Researcher Salary
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$27,523 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$13 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$366 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average academic researcher salary in United States is $27,523 or an equivalent hourly rate of $13. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $366. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$21,504 (USD)

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$32,340 (USD)

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