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Average salary for Academic Researchers

Top Academic Researcher Salaries - By  Title


Title Average Salary Full Access

Head of Departments/Schools

$108,000  Get full report


$96,000  Get full report


$61,000  Get full report

Lecturer & Teaching Fellow

$59,000  Get full report


$55,000  Get full report

Research Fellow & Principal Researcher

$53,000  Get full report

The highest paid Academic Researchers are Head of Departments/Schoolss at $108,000 annually. The lowest paid Academic Researchers are Interns at $33,000.


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Top Academic Researcher Salaries - By  Location


Location Average Salary Full Access


$102,000  Get full report


$87,000  Get full report


$86,000  Get full report


$68,000  Get full report


$66,000  Get full report

Hong Kong

$64,000  Get full report

Most Academic Researchers using Emolument work in Brazil for an average salary of $87,000. The best paid Academic Researchers work in Switzerland for an average salary of $102,000.


Top Academic Researcher Salaries - By  Sectors


Sectors Average Salary Full Access

Higher Education

$58,000  Get full report

Think Tanks

$48,000  Get full report

The most represented industry for Academic Researchers on Emolument is Think Tanks. Academic Researchers in that industry earn an average salary of $48,000. The highest paying sector for Academic Researchers is Higher Education, with an average salary of $58,000.


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