Research and Development Associate III Salary in the United States

How much does a Research and Development Associate III make in the United States? The average Research and Development Associate III salary in the United States is $78,134 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $67,135 and $89,542. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Research and Development Associate III participates in research and development activities. Utilizes established mathematical and scientific techniques to compile and analyze data. Being a Research and Development Associate III writes technical reports detailing procedures, outcomes, and observations. Requires an advanced degree. Additionally, Research and Development Associate III typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Research and Development Associate III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Research and Development Associate III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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