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The average assistant political science research salary in District of Columbia, United States is $69,991 or an hourly rate of $34. This is 14% higher (+$8,592) than the average assistant political science research salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,393.
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An entry level assistant political science research (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $46,838. On the other end, a senior level assistant political science research (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $80,994.

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Assist social scientists in laboratory, survey, and other social science research. May help prepare findings for publication and assist in laboratory analysis, quality control, or data management. Excludes “Graduate Teaching Assistants" (25-1191).

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