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Scientist Salaries in San Diego, CA

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1,353 SalariesUpdated Feb 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$87,927/yr
5% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$62K
Low
$121K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,650
Range$1,811 - $18,928
How much does a Scientist make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Scientist is $87,927 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,353 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist employees in San Diego, CA.

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    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Genoptix
    $75,008/yr
    Range: $67K - $83K
    4 salaries
    $75,008
    $67K$83K
    Invitrogen
    $100,968/yr
    Range: $81K - $122K
    2 salaries
    About
    $81K - $122K
    $81K$122K
    Isis Pharmaceuticals
    $64,868/yr
    Range: $55K - $75K
    2 salaries
    About
    $55K - $75K
    $55K$75K
    Infosys
    $81,486/yr
    Range: $78K - $84K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $78K - $84K
    $78K$84K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $30/hr
    Range: $29 - $31
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $29 - $31
    hourly
    $29$31
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $80,036/yr
    Range: $77K - $83K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $77K - $83K
    $77K$83K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $20/hr
    Range: $19 - $21
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $19 - $21
    hourly
    $19$21

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    Abbott Labs
    $78,746/yr
    Range: $76K - $82K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $76K - $82K
    $76K$82K
    GenMark Diagnostics
    $80,322/yr
    Range: $76K - $83K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $76K - $83K
    $76K$83K
    Ionis Pharmaceuticals
    $45,044/yr
    Range: $43K - $47K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $43K - $47K
    $43K$47K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $91,728/yr
    Range: $79K - $102K
    7 salaries
    $91,728
    $79K$102K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $65,260/yr
    Range: $61K - $72K
    5 salaries
    $65,260
    $61K$72K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $78,822/yr
    Range: $73K - $89K
    5 salaries
    $78,822
    $73K$89K
    Life Technologies
    $99,455/yr
    Range: $86K - $120K
    5 salaries
    $99,455
    $86K$120K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $74,875/yr
    Range: $68K - $78K
    4 salaries
    $74,875
    $68K$78K
    ScienCell Research Laboratories
    $59,082/yr
    Range: $40K - $76K
    4 salaries
    $59,082
    $40K$76K
    Life Technologies
    $125,215/yr
    Range: $93K - $168K
    3 salaries
    $125,215
    $93K$168K
    Life Technologies
    $78,489/yr
    Range: $75K - $80K
    3 salaries
    $78,489
    $75K$80K
    Invitrogen
    $100,222/yr
    Range: $82K - $121K
    3 salaries
    $100,222
    $82K$121K
    Genoptix
    $63,000/yr
    Range: $60K - $67K
    3 salaries
    $63,000
    $60K$67K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $94,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $94,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Public
    $64,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $64,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $65,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $65,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $97,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $97,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $6k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $120,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $120,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
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