How much does a Postdoctoral Research Associate make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the United States is $27 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $23 and $31. Hourly rate 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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University of Virginia - Charlottesville , VA
Employment as a Postdoctoral Research Associate is viewed as training and is preparatory for a full-time academic or research career, is supervised by a senior scholar, and allows the appointee to ...
Neuvoo - 55 days ago
Covance - Chantilly , VA
Job Overview: The Role: Analyzes samples and/or develops/validates methodologies for various compounds and components in compliance with appropriate SOPs and regulatory agency guidelines. * Documents ...
Covance - 5 days ago
Washington Post - Fairfax , VA
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Virology The George Mason University, National Center for Biodefense and Infectious Diseases, within the College of Science, invites well-qualified candidates to apply ...
JobGet - 3 days ago
National Academy of Public Administration - Alexandria , VA
The Research Associate is responsible on topics related to our Grand Challenges and Agile government developing materials, charts, graphs, summaries, and reports for inclusion in work products
ZipRecruiter - 41 days ago
National Radio Astronomy Observatory - Charlottesville , VA
The primary focus of this scientific research associate position will be to continue the development of the science operations concept for the facility, derive associated requirements for the science ...
JobTarget - 16 days ago
National Radio Astronomy Observatory - Charlottesville , VA
The primary focus of this scientific research associate position will be to continue the development of the science operations concept for the facility, derive associated requirements for the science ...
JobTarget - 16 days ago
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