Research Assistant Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

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Ames Research Center - Mountain View, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Please follow all instructions carefully) Overview Open & closing dates Opening and closing dates --> 01/11/2021 to 01/22/2021 Service Competitive Pay scale & grade GS 14 Salary $132,822 to...
8 days ago
PAVIR - Palo Alto, CA
The Palo Alto Veterans Institute for Research (PAVIR) is seeking a Research Assistant to assist in the execution and support of research projects and daily management of a wet lab environment under...
30+ days ago
PAVIR - Palo Alto, CA
The Research Assistant will participate in animal husbandry and surgeries under the supervision of Project Director - Amy Tian, Ph.D....
30+ days ago
PAVIR - Palo Alto, CA
The Research Assistant will work directly under the supervision of the Principal Investigator (PI) - Mark Nicolls, M.D., Ph.D., and Project Director - Amy Tian, Ph.D....
30+ days ago
PAVIR - Palo Alto, CA
The Research Assistant will participate in animal husbandry and surgeries under the supervision of Project Director - Amy Tian, Ph.D....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Palo Alto, CA

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Research Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Research Proposal: Initiating Research
Market Research is a growing and important field that is used in many industries around the world. Given all the data that is collected whether by organizations, industries, social media,...

Education Research That Matters: Ways of Researching

Connecting insights from existing research to practice and building on this to design realistic and high-quality research projects can be challenging. Understanding research methods is crucial...


Research for Impact
In this course, you will learn more about the Research for Impact approach - a set of principles and practices that will help you to make your research more impactful. Traditionally, the goals and...

Salary for Research Assistant Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

This is the average annual salary for Research Assistant jobs in Palo Alto, CA as reported by the BLS.

$68,718

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Highest Education Level

Research Assistants in Palo Alto, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (55.4%)
  • Master's Degree (29.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.9%)
  • High School or GED (2.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (2.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (1.5%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Research Assistants in Palo Alto, CA
  • 4-6 years (19.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • None (15.3%)
  • 1-2 years (10.7%)
  • 10+ years (10.2%)
  • 2-4 years (9.3%)
  • 6-8 years (8.4%)
  • 8-10 years (7.7%)

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