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Researcher Salary

How much does a Researcher make in the United States?
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$61,015 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$29 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,306 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average researcher salary in United States is $61,015 or an equivalent hourly rate of $29. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,306. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$44,071 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$75,045 (USD)

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