Social Science Research Assistant Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for social science research assistants in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of social science research assistants among Georgia cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Social Science Research Assistants in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,280
25th Percentile Wage
$40,330
50th Percentile Wage
$51,490
75th Percentile Wage
$60,610
90th Percentile Wage
$72,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for social science research assistants in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $72,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,280.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of social science research assistants from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$51,490
16.26% 28.98%
2016
$43,120
2.60% -
2015
$42,000
6.21% -
2014
$39,390
2.28% -
2013
$38,490
4.99% -
2012
$36,570
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Social Science Research Assistants in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of social science research assistants in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of social science research assistants in state of Georgia ranges from $46,150 to $53,330. The highest paying area for social science research assistants in Georgia is Athens-Clarke County with a median annual salary of $53,330. The lowest paying area is Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with a median annual salary of $46,150.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Athens-Clarke County
$53,330
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$46,150




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