How much does a Postdoctoral Research Associate make? The average Postdoctoral Research Associate salary is $57,073 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $47,953 and $64,250. 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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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 ...
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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 ...
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LaBine and Associates - Falls Church , VA
This position will lead research in algorithm development for custom internal tools that target FPGA and ASIC front end design. These tools solve challenging problems in hardware security, high-level ...
ZipRecruiter - 70 days ago
George Mason University - Fairfax , VA
... Associate, or Full Professor. Our faculty aspires to contribute to the health of all populations ... Postdoctoral training or academic experience; * Identified a focused program of research with the ...
Recruitics REACH - 4 days ago
Establishing a competitive research program in his/her area(s) of expertise; * Developing and/or ... Preferred Qualifications Preference will be given to candidates with relevant postdoctoral ...
Recruitics REACH - 14 days ago

Postdoctoral Research Associate Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Postdoctoral Research Associate between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Postdoctoral Research Associate in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $71,341
Washington, DC $63,534
Miami, FL $55,561
Chicago, IL $60,548
Boston, MA $64,304
New York, NY $68,659
Dallas, TX $56,702
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Postdoctoral Research Associate in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Postdoctoral Research Associate in the United States. The base salary for Postdoctoral Research Associate ranges from $47,953 to $64,250 with the average base salary of $57,073. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $48,344 to $64,310 with the average total cash compensation of $59,019.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $57,073 $47,953 - $64,250
Bonus $1,946 $391 - $60
Total Pay $59,019 $48,344 - $64,310
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What's the difference between Postdoctoral Associate and Postdoctoral Research Associate?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Postdoctoral Research Associate is $57,073, and the average salary of Postdoctoral Associate is $49,498. The average salary of Postdoctoral Associate is lower than Postdoctoral Research Associate. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
I am a Postdoctoral Research Associate, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Postdoctoral Research Associate. a Postdoctoral Research Associate Salary in New Britain, CT is $61,639 as of October 28, 2020; a Postdoctoral Research Associate Salary in Barnstable, MA is $60,185 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Postdoctoral Research Associate vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Postdoctoral Research Associate?
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Last Update: October 28, 2020