Research Assistant Salaries

146 SalariesUpdated 4 Aug 2020

Average Base Pay
A$69,408 / yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
0
Low
0
High

How much does a Research Assistant make?

The national average salary for a Research Assistant is $69,408 in Australia. Filter by location to see Research Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 146 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Assistant employees.

Salaries for Related Job Titles

Research AssociateA$41

Loading Jobs

Salaries by Company

SortPopular | Most Reports | Salary
Filter by Location
or
Search for Specific Employer
Average Base Salaries in (AUD)
Company
Average Base Salaries in (AUD)
Low
High

Research Assistant

Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal

A$57,017/yr

Range: A$51K - A$63K

24 salaries

A$57,017/yr
A$51KA$63K

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

Monash University

A$45/hr

Range: A$35 - A$60

15 salaries

A$45/hr
A$35A$60

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

University of Melbourne

A$43/hr

Range: A$40 - A$49

14 salaries

A$43/hr
A$40A$49

Research Assistant

University of Queensland

A$75,000/yr

Range: A$67K - A$77K

12 salaries

A$75,000/yr
A$67KA$77K

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of Melbourne

A$42/hr

Range: A$36 - A$53

11 salaries

A$42/hr
A$36A$53

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

University of Sydney

A$48/hr

Range: A$36 - A$59

11 salaries

A$48/hr
A$36A$59

Research Assistant

University of Melbourne

A$83,840/yr

Range: A$76K - A$95K

9 salaries

A$83,840/yr
A$76KA$95K

Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – 

Research Assistant

University of Sydney

A$75,533/yr

Range: A$47K - A$95K

9 salaries

A$75,533/yr
A$47KA$95K

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of NSW

A$34/hr

Range: A$30 - A$50

8 salaries

A$34/hr
A$30A$50

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of Sydney

A$46/hr

Range: A$40 - A$52

7 salaries

A$46/hr
A$40A$52

Research Assistant

University of NSW

A$51,621/yr

Range: A$27K - A$78K

6 salaries

A$51,621/yr
A$27KA$78K

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of Queensland

A$38/hr

Range: A$32 - A$46

6 salaries

A$38/hr
A$32A$46

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

Australian National University

A$43/hr

Range: A$37 - A$47

6 salaries

A$43/hr
A$37A$47

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

University of NSW

A$46/hr

Range: A$37 - A$51

5 salaries

A$46/hr
A$37A$51

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of NSW

A$39/hr

Range: A$33 - A$55

5 salaries

A$39/hr
A$33A$55

Research Assistant

Monash University

A$70,000/yr

Range: A$56K - A$80K

5 salaries

A$70,000/yr
A$56KA$80K

Research Assistant - Hourly

Australian National University

A$43/hr

Range: A$35 - A$46

5 salaries

A$43/hr
A$35A$46

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

QUT

A$43/hr

Range: A$37 - A$44

5 salaries

A$43/hr
A$37A$44

Research Assistant

Garvan Institute of Medical Research

A$69,000/yr

Range: A$62K - A$71K

5 salaries

A$69,000/yr
A$62KA$71K

Research Assistant

Children’s Cancer Institute

A$62,214/yr

Range: A$61K - A$78K

5 salaries

A$62,214/yr
A$61KA$78K
View Data as Table

Recent Salary Reports

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

$75,000
per year
A Research Assistant in the Brisbane Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
Brisbane Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$52
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Sydney Area area reported making $52 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$56
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Sydney Area area reported making $56 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$3,000
monthly
A Research Assistant in the Sydney Area area reported making $3,000 per month
Job Highlights
Sydney Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$50,000
per year
A Research Assistant in the Melbourne Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
$90,000
per year
A Research Assistant in the Sydney Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$40
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Melbourne Area area reported making $40 per hour
Job Highlights
Melbourne Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
Don't Miss Out On a Job You Love
Upload a CV to easily apply to jobs from anywhere. It's simple to set up.