Researcher II - Academic Salary in the United States

How much does a Researcher II - Academic make in the United States? The average Researcher II - Academic salary in the United States is $76,520 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $63,255 and $89,103. 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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Researcher II - Academic carries out research/development activities. Makes detailed observations, analyzes data, and interprets results. Being a Researcher II - Academic compiles results and prepares technical reports and documentation of outcomes. Conducts research, writes substantive policy papers, collaborates with more senior researchers with respect to larger or more complex studies. Additionally, Researcher II - Academic requires a master's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Researcher II - Academic contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Researcher II - Academic typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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