Research Assistant Salaries

126 SalariesUpdated 30 Mar 2020
Average Base Pay
A$66,965/yr
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A$47K
Low
A$67K
Average
A$83K
High
How much does a Research Assistant make?

The national average salary for a Research Assistant is $66,965 in Australia. Filter by location to see Research Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 126 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Assistant employees.

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Average Base Salaries in (AUD)
Company
Average Base Salaries in (AUD)
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Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal
A$56,638/yr
Range: A$51K - A$62K
24 salaries
A$56,638/yr
A$51KA$62K
Monash University
A$44/hr
Range: A$35 - A$59
14 salaries
A$44/hr
A$35A$59
University of Melbourne
A$42/hr
Range: A$40 - A$49
13 salaries
A$42/hr
A$40A$49
University of Melbourne
A$41/hr
Range: A$35 - A$53
10 salaries
A$41/hr
A$35A$53
University of Queensland
A$74,646/yr
Range: A$27K - A$97K
10 salaries
A$74,646/yr
A$27KA$97K
University of Sydney
A$48/hr
Range: A$35 - A$59
9 salaries
A$48/hr
A$35A$59
University of Melbourne
A$84,053/yr
Range: A$75K - A$94K
8 salaries
A$84,053/yr
A$75KA$94K

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University of Sydney
A$46/hr
Range: A$40 - A$52
7 salaries
A$46/hr
A$40A$52
University of Sydney
A$72,552/yr
Range: A$47K - A$94K
7 salaries
A$72,552/yr
A$47KA$94K
University of NSW
A$34/hr
Range: A$30 - A$49
6 salaries
A$34/hr
A$30A$49
University of Queensland
A$38/hr
Range: A$32 - A$45
6 salaries
A$38/hr
A$32A$45
Australian National University
A$42/hr
Range: A$36 - A$47
6 salaries
A$42/hr
A$36A$47
University of NSW
A$39/hr
Range: A$33 - A$55
5 salaries
A$39/hr
A$33A$55
University of NSW
A$46/hr
Range: A$37 - A$51
5 salaries
A$46/hr
A$37A$51
University of NSW
A$37,725/yr
Range: A$27K - A$75K
5 salaries
A$37,725/yr
A$27KA$75K
Australian National University
A$43/hr
Range: A$35 - A$46
5 salaries
A$43/hr
A$35A$46
Garvan Institute of Medical Research
A$69,000/yr
Range: A$61K - A$70K
5 salaries
A$69,000/yr
A$61KA$70K
Children’s Cancer Institute
A$61,669/yr
Range: A$61K - A$78K
5 salaries
A$61,669/yr
A$61KA$78K
University of Queensland
A$42/hr
Range: A$41 - A$50
4 salaries
A$42/hr
A$41A$50
Australian National University
A$73,425/yr
Range: A$72K - A$82K
4 salaries
A$73,425/yr
A$72KA$82K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$34
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Brisbane Area area reported making $34 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Brisbane Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$34
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Sydney Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
Sydney Area area
Temporary
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$50
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Sydney Area area reported making $50 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$40
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Melbourne Area area reported making $40 per hour
Job Highlights
Melbourne Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$59
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Sydney Area area reported making $59 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$41
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Sydney Area area reported making $41 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$34
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Sydney Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$42
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Melbourne Area area reported making $42 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$50
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Brisbane Area area reported making $50 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Brisbane Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
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