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Average salary for Academic Researchers

Top Academic Researcher Salaries - By  Title


Title Average Salary Full Access

Head of Departments/Schools

$86,000  Get full report


$78,000  Get full report


$49,000  Get full report

Lecturer & Teaching Fellow

$47,000  Get full report

Research Fellow & Principal Researcher

$44,000  Get full report

Research Assistant

$34,000  Get full report

The highest paid Academic Researchers are Head of Departments/Schoolss at $86,000 annually. The lowest paid Academic Researchers are Interns at $33,000.



Top Academic Researcher Salaries - By  Location


Location Average Salary Full Access


$81,000  Get full report


$70,000  Get full report


$69,000  Get full report


$62,000  Get full report


$54,000  Get full report


$53,000  Get full report

Most Academic Researchers using Emolument work in Brazil for an average salary of $70,000. The best paid Academic Researchers work in Switzerland for an average salary of $81,000.


Top Academic Researcher Salaries - By  Sectors


Sectors Average Salary Full Access

Higher Education

$47,000  Get full report

Think Tanks

$40,000  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 $40,000. The highest paying sector for Academic Researchers is Higher Education, with an average salary of $47,000.


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