Research Assistant Salaries

191 SalariesUpdated 5 Jan 2021

Average Base Pay
A$71,005 / yr
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How much does a Research Assistant make?

The national average salary for a Research Assistant is $71,005 in Australia. Filter by location to see Research Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 191 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Assistant employees.

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Research Assistant

Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal

A$57,420/yr

Range: A$52K - A$63K

24 salaries

A$57,420/yr
A$52KA$63K

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

Monash University

A$44/hr

Range: A$28 - A$58

23 salaries

A$44/hr
A$28A$58

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

University of Melbourne

A$42/hr

Range: A$35 - A$49

22 salaries

A$42/hr
A$35A$49

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

University of Sydney

A$48/hr

Range: A$36 - A$52

16 salaries

A$48/hr
A$36A$52

Research Assistant

University of Queensland

A$75,000/yr

Range: A$50K - A$90K

15 salaries

A$75,000/yr
A$50KA$90K

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of Melbourne

A$42/hr

Range: A$36 - A$54

14 salaries

A$42/hr
A$36A$54

Research Assistant

University of Melbourne

A$83,716/yr

Range: A$73K - A$92K

12 salaries

A$83,716/yr
A$73KA$92K

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Research Assistant

University of Sydney

A$74,622/yr

Range: A$47K - A$90K

12 salaries

A$74,622/yr
A$47KA$90K

Research Assistant

Monash University

A$74,380/yr

Range: A$56K - A$98K

11 salaries

A$74,380/yr
A$56KA$98K

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

University of Queensland

A$37/hr

Range: A$14 - A$43

11 salaries

A$37/hr
A$14A$43

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of Sydney

A$45/hr

Range: A$38 - A$52

9 salaries

A$45/hr
A$38A$52

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of NSW

A$34/hr

Range: A$30 - A$51

9 salaries

A$34/hr
A$30A$51

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

Australian National University

A$42/hr

Range: A$35 - A$47

9 salaries

A$42/hr
A$35A$47

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

University of NSW

A$42/hr

Range: A$16 - A$52

8 salaries

A$42/hr
A$16A$52

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of Queensland

A$41/hr

Range: A$32 - A$46

8 salaries

A$41/hr
A$32A$46

Research Assistant

University of NSW

A$75,964/yr

Range: A$27K - A$118K

7 salaries

A$75,964/yr
A$27KA$118K

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

QUT

A$41/hr

Range: A$38 - A$44

7 salaries

A$41/hr
A$38A$44

Research Assistant

Garvan Institute of Medical Research

A$70,057/yr

Range: A$62K - A$75K

6 salaries

A$70,057/yr
A$62KA$75K

Research Assistant

Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

A$72,667/yr

Range: A$65K - A$80K

6 salaries

A$72,667/yr
A$65KA$80K

Research Assistant

The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health

A$76,027/yr

Range: A$69K - A$85K

6 salaries

A$76,027/yr
A$69KA$85K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent research assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$80,000
per year
A Research Assistant in the Brisbane Area area reported making $80,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Brisbane Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$45
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Sydney Area area reported making $45 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$40
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Sydney Area area reported making $40 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$98,563
per year
A Research Assistant in the Melbourne Area area reported making $98,563 per year
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3-4 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$85,000
per year
A Research Assistant in the Melbourne Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$87,000
per year
A Research Assistant in the Melbourne Area area reported making $87,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$73,000
per year
A Research Assistant in the Melbourne Area area reported making $73,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$68,465
per year
A Research Assistant in the Brisbane Area area reported making $68,465 per year
Job Highlights
Brisbane Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$42
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Brisbane Area area reported making $42 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Brisbane Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
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