How much does a Research Associate I - Academic make in the United States? The average Research Associate I - Academic salary in the United States is $58,550 as of July 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $52,700 and $71,200. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Research Associate I - Academic makes detailed observations, analyzes data, and interprets results. Carries out research/development activities. Being a Research Associate I - Academic develops research or policy papers, studies, and reports by conducting research in specific areas. Compiles results and prepares technical reports and documentation of outcomes. In addition, Research Associate I - Academic requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Research Associate I - Academic works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. Working as a Research Associate I - Academic typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022

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