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Social Science Research Assistants

Assist social scientists in laboratory, survey, and other social science research.

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Salary Breakdown

Social Science Research Assistants

Average

$54,200

ANNUAL

$26.06

HOURLY

Entry Level

$38,620

ANNUAL

$18.57

HOURLY

Mid Level

$50,100

ANNUAL

$24.09

HOURLY

Expert Level

$63,920

ANNUAL

$30.73

HOURLY


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Social Science Research Assistants


Top Expected Tasks

Social Science Research Assistants


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Social Science Research Assistants

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

KNOWLEDGE

Administrative

KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Writing

SKILL

Complex Problem Solving

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

ABILITY

Written Expression

ABILITY

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