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Social Science Research Assistants

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $18.90
Statewide median: $23.81


This career pays below the statewide median wage.

Wages for Social Science Research Assistants *

Area Low Median High
$22.32 $24.76 $30.87
$18.65 $18.90 $30.30
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$18.65 $18.89 $30.23

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 170 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Social Science Research Assistants most often work?


Current Demand

No data available.


Future Demand

No data available.


Employment Outlook for Social Science Research Assistants
Area Employment Employment Change
-10 0 Number Percent
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 40,400 43,800 3,400 8.4%

Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.


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