How much does a Research Associate III - Academic make in the United States? The average Research Associate III - Academic salary in the United States is $86,500 as of July 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $74,100 and $100,100. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Research Associate III - Academic makes detailed observations, analyzes data, and interprets results. Carries out research/development activities. Being a Research Associate III - Academic conducts research, writes substantive policy papers, collaborates with lead researchers with respect to larger or more complex studies. Compiles results and prepares technical reports and documentation of outcomes. In addition, Research Associate III - Academic requires a master's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Research Associate III - Academic is a specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. Working as a Research Associate III - Academic typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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