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Based on 580 Jobtrees users who were a Research Associate in their career, on average, they have 2.07 years of experience and 2 jobs prior to this one. They spend 3.1 years on average in this job building experience and earn $62K per year before moving on.
5% of Jobtrees users moved to another job with this same title in their next career step. The most common career steps after Research Associate are Research Assistant, Research Scientist and Intern. Research Assistant, the most common next career step, is of similar seniority which is common to see in career paths as people will often move between jobs and roles at the same level as they build experience and explore other jobs. While Research Assistant is from the same job family, Research - Other, there are other common opportunities outside this discipline that Jobtrees users are taking as shown by Research Scientist, also being a common career path to Research Associate.
If you are looking for more ideas on potential career paths from this job, you should also consider Senior Research Associate, Data Scientist and Teaching Assistant as they commonly lead to Research Associate as well. Find more insights below about this specific career path based on our Jobtrees users' experience.
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