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Market Research Jobs > Salary by Job Title > Research Administrator/Coordinator  

Administrator/coordinator salary at a market research company

Note: The market research salary and compensation survey was conducted online from May 12 to June 9, 2015 among Quirk’s subscribers. In total we received 3,043 responses. We received 1,057 usable surveys from client-side researchers (corporate market research) and 1,496 usable surveys from provider-side researchers (market research company employees). An interval (margin of error) of 1.7 at the 95 percent confidence level was achieved. (Not all respondents answered all questions.)  

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Region in which located Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
North East (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT) 1 $40,000 $0 $0 $0 $40,000
Mid Atlantic (NJ, NY, PA) 2 $49,000 $5,000 $500 $0 $54,500
East North Central (IL, IN, MI, OH, WI) 4 $48,000 $750 $0 $1,250 $50,000
West North Central (IA, KS, MN, MO, NE, ND, SD) 1 $41,000 $1,000 $0 $0 $42,000
South Atlantic (DC, DE, FL, GA, MD, NC, SC, VA, WV)
East South Central (AL, KY, MS, TN)
West South Central (AR, LA, OK, TX)
Mountain (AZ, CO, ID, MT, NM, NV, UT, WY)
Pacific Coast (AK, CA, HI, OR, WA) 1 $47,000 $10,000 $0 $0 $57,000
Canada
Mexico
Central and South America
Eastern Europe 1 $20,000 $0 $0 $0 $20,000
Western Europe
Asia 2 $3,500 $0 $0 $2,500 $6,000
Middle East
Africa
Australia/New Zealand
Average 12 $37,083 $2,000 $83 $833 $40,000
Annual revenue/sales of organization Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
< $1 Million US dollars 3 $23,000 $0 $0 $2,333 $25,333
$1M - $3M 1 $20,000 $0 $0 $0 $20,000
$3M - $6M 1 $40,000 $0 $0 $0 $40,000
$6M - $10M
$10M - $50M 1 $55,000 $3,000 $0 $3,000 $61,000
$50M - $100M 3 $41,000 $3,333 $0 $0 $44,333
$100M - $300M 1 $47,000 $10,000 $0 $0 $57,000
$300M - $500M 1 $50,000 $0 $1,000 $0 $51,000
$500M - $1 Billion
>$1 Billion US dollars
Average 11 $36,727 $2,091 $91 $909 $39,818
Number of full-time equivalent market researchers on staff Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
0
1 - 2 1 $0 $0 $0 $5,000 $5,000
3 - 5 2 $54,500 $5,000 $0 $1,000 $60,500
6 - 10
11 - 15 1 $40,000 $0 $0 $0 $40,000
16  - 25
>25 7 $36,429 $1,857 $143 $429 $38,857
Average 11 $36,727 $2,091 $91 $909 $39,818
Number of years of experience in marketing research Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
< 1 year
1 - 2 2 $40,000 $0 $0 $0 $40,000
3 - 5 4 $20,500 $750 $0 $2,000 $23,250
6 - 10 3 $44,333 $3,333 $333 $0 $48,000
11 - 15
16  - 25 2 $54,500 $5,000 $0 $1,000 $60,500
>25
Average 11 $36,727 $2,091 $91 $909 $39,818
Years at current job Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
< 1 year 1 $62,000 $0 $0 $2,000 $64,000
1 - 2 4 $26,750 $0 $0 $0 $26,750
3 - 5 2 $27,500 $1,500 $0 $4,000 $33,000
6 - 10 3 $44,333 $3,333 $333 $0 $48,000
11 - 15
16  - 25 1 $47,000 $10,000 $0 $0 $57,000
>25
Average 11 $36,727 $2,091 $91 $909 $39,818
Amount of work time spent conducting, coordinating and analyzing marketing research Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
0% 1 $55,000 $3,000 $0 $3,000 $61,000
< 15% 5 $28,400 $0 $0 $0 $28,400
15% - 25% 3 $32,333 $3,333 $333 $1,667 $37,667
26% - 50%
51% - 75% 1 $48,000 $10,000 $0 $0 $58,000
> 75% 1 $62,000 $0 $0 $2,000 $64,000
Average 11 $36,727 $2,091 $91 $909 $39,818
Number of employees supervised Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
0 (None) 8 $34,375 $1,625 $125 $1,000 $37,125
1 - 2 2 $33,500 $5,000 $0 $0 $38,500
3 - 5 1 $62,000 $0 $0 $2,000 $64,000
6 - 10
> 10
Average 11 $36,727 $2,091 $91 $909 $39,818
Highest degree achieved Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
High-school graduate 3 $40,667 $3,333 $0 $0 $44,000
College graduate 7 $37,429 $1,857 $143 $1,429 $40,857
Masters program graduate
Ph.D. graduate 1 $20,000 $0 $0 $0 $20,000
Average 11 $36,727 $2,091 $91 $909 $39,818
Do you hold a marketing research certification? (RIVA, Burke, PRC etc.) Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
Yes 1 $50,000 $0 $1,000 $0 $51,000
No 10 $35,400 $2,300 $0 $1,000 $38,700
Average 11 $36,727 $2,091 $91 $909 $39,818
Gender Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
Male 2 $49,000 $5,000 $500 $0 $54,500
Female 9 $34,000 $1,444 $0 $1,111 $36,556
Average 11 $36,727 $2,091 $91 $909 $39,818
Age Count Base Bonus Dividends* Other* Total
< 25
25 - 30 6 $25,833 $1,667 $0 $833 $28,333
31 - 35 2 $52,500 $1,500 $500 $1,500 $56,000
36 - 45
46 - 55 1 $62,000 $0 $0 $2,000 $64,000
56 - 65 2 $41,000 $5,000 $0 $0 $46,000
66+
Average 11 $36,727 $2,091 $91 $909 $39,818

*Bonus was defined as bonus or comission for 2014 in US dollars.

*Dividends was defined as compensation in the form of dividends, stock options or profit sharing in US dollars for 2014.

*Other was defined as annual value of other compensation (company car, health club membership, mobile phone etc.) in US dollars.