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Research Assistant Salaries

966 SalariesUpdated Dec 3, 2020

Average Base Pay
CA$31k / yr
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The national average salary for a Research Assistant is $30,626 in Canada. Filter by location to see Research Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 966 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Assistant employees.

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Research Assistant

University of British Columbia

CA$26,443/yr

Range: CA$15k - CA$53k

94 salaries

CA$26,443/yr
CA$15kCA$53k

Research Assistant

University of Alberta

CA$27,164/yr

Range: CA$17k - CA$72k

61 salaries

CA$27,164/yr
CA$17kCA$72k

Research Assistant

McGill University

CA$26,243/yr

Range: CA$16k - CA$71k

61 salaries

CA$26,243/yr
CA$16kCA$71k

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of Toronto

CA$16/hr

Range: CA$12 - CA$45

61 salaries

CA$16/hr
CA$12CA$45

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of British Columbia

CA$19/hr

Range: CA$13 - CA$33

51 salaries

CA$19/hr
CA$13CA$33

Research Assistant

University of Calgary

CA$27,013/yr

Range: CA$18k - CA$62k

45 salaries

CA$27,013/yr
CA$18kCA$62k

Research Assistant

University of Toronto

CA$30,286/yr

Range: CA$16k - CA$47k

45 salaries

CA$30,286/yr
CA$16kCA$47k

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Research Assistant - Hourly

McGill University

CA$16/hr

Range: CA$11 - CA$30

41 salaries

CA$16/hr
CA$11CA$30

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

University of Toronto

CA$20/hr

Range: CA$11 - CA$38

34 salaries

CA$20/hr
CA$11CA$38

Research Assistant

University of Waterloo

CA$31,554/yr

Range: CA$17k - CA$59k

33 salaries

CA$31,554/yr
CA$17kCA$59k

Research Assistant

Simon Fraser University

CA$22,456/yr

Range: CA$16k - CA$51k

32 salaries

CA$22,456/yr
CA$16kCA$51k

Research Assistant

Bank of Canada

CA$56,572/yr

Range: CA$49k - CA$69k

30 salaries

CA$56,572/yr
CA$49kCA$69k

Research Assistant

Concordia University

CA$18,265/yr

Range: CA$10k - CA$62k

30 salaries

CA$18,265/yr
CA$10kCA$62k

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of Alberta

CA$18/hr

Range: CA$13 - CA$29

27 salaries

CA$18/hr
CA$13CA$29

Research Assistant - Hourly

McMaster University

CA$16/hr

Range: CA$12 - CA$39

27 salaries

CA$16/hr
CA$12CA$39

Research Assistant - Hourly

Ryerson University

CA$19/hr

Range: CA$15 - CA$23

25 salaries

CA$19/hr
CA$15CA$23

Research Assistant

Queen's University

CA$27,110/yr

Range: CA$21k - CA$45k

24 salaries

CA$27,110/yr
CA$21kCA$45k

Research Assistant - Hourly

York University

CA$16/hr

Range: CA$12 - CA$28

23 salaries

CA$16/hr
CA$12CA$28

Research Assistant - Hourly

Simon Fraser University

CA$22/hr

Range: CA$12 - CA$27

22 salaries

CA$22/hr
CA$12CA$27

Research Assistant

McMaster University

CA$31,971/yr

Range: CA$19k - CA$48k

19 salaries

CA$31,971/yr
CA$19kCA$48k
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$13,000
per year
A Research Assistant in the London Area area reported making $13,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$21
hourly
A Research Assistant in the London Area area reported making $21 per hour
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1-2 years experience
London Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$31,011
per year
A Research Assistant in the Montreal Area area reported making $31,011 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$21,181
per year
A Research Assistant in the London Area area reported making $21,181 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$25
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Ottawa Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Ottawa Area area
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$25,331
per year
A Research Assistant in the Toronto Area area reported making $25,331 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$34,231
per year
A Research Assistant in the Ottawa Area area reported making $34,231 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Ottawa Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$27
hourly
A Project Research Assistant in the Vancouver Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$30
hourly
A Research Assistant in the Montreal Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$30,000
per year
A Research Assistant in the Edmonton Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Edmonton Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
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