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$57,349

Average Base Salary

$28/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,113

Average Bonus
The average assistant research salary in District of Columbia, United States is $57,349 or an hourly rate of $28. This is 14% higher (+$7,041) than the average assistant research salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,113.
Salary by Experience

$35,477

Entry Level Salary

$69,176

Senior Level Salary
An entry level assistant research (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $35,477. On the other end, a senior level assistant research (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $69,176.

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Job Description
Assist faculty or other instructional staff in postsecondary institutions by performing teaching or teaching-related duties, such as teaching lower level courses, developing teaching materials, preparing and giving examinations, and grading examinations or papers. Graduate teaching assistants must be enrolled in a graduate school program. Graduate assistants who primarily perform non-teaching duties, such as research, should be reported in the occupational category related to the work performed. Excludes “Teacher Assistants” (25-9041).

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