How much does a Researcher III - Academic make in Chicago, IL? The average Researcher III - Academic salary in Chicago, IL is $91,427 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $78,321 and $105,886. 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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Job Description for Researcher III - Academic

Researcher III - Academic carries out research/development activities. Makes detailed observations, analyzes data, and interprets results. Being a Researcher III - Academic compiles results and prepares technical reports and documentation of outcomes. Conducts research, writes substantive policy papers, collaborates with lead researchers with respect to larger or more complex studies. Additionally, Researcher III - Academic requires a master's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Researcher 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. To be a Researcher III - Academic typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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