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Scientist Salaries in San Diego, CA

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1,334 SalariesUpdated Nov 18, 2017
Average Base Pay
$94,886/yr
5% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$67K
Low
$133K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,036
Range$1,887 - $19,965
How much does a Scientist make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Scientist is $94,886 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,334 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist employees in San Diego, CA.

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    Average Base Salary in (USD)
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    Genoptix
    $75,008/yr
    4 salaries
    $75,008/yr
    $67K$83K
    Invitrogen
    $100,827/yr
    2 salaries
    $100,827/yr
    $81K$121K
    Isis Pharmaceuticals
    $65,431/yr
    2 salaries
    $65,431/yr
    $56K$75K
    Infosys
    $81,371/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $81,371/yr
    $78K$85K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $30/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $30/hr
    $29$32
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $20/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $20/hr
    $19$21
    Abbott Labs
    $79,006/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $79,006/yr
    $76K$82K

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    GenMark Diagnostics
    $79,903/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $79,903/yr
    $76K$83K
    Ionis Pharmaceuticals
    $44,712/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $44,712/yr
    $44K$47K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $91,728/yr
    7 salaries
    $91,728/yr
    $79K$102K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $65,260/yr
    5 salaries
    $65,260/yr
    $61K$72K
    Life Technologies
    $99,455/yr
    5 salaries
    $99,455/yr
    $86K$120K
    $74,875/yr
    $68K$78K
    ScienCell Research Laboratories
    $59,082/yr
    4 salaries
    $59,082/yr
    $40K$76K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $81,037/yr
    3 salaries
    $81,037/yr
    $76K$89K
    Life Technologies
    $125,215/yr
    3 salaries
    $125,215/yr
    $93K$168K
    Life Technologies
    $78,489/yr
    3 salaries
    $78,489/yr
    $75K$80K
    $100,222/yr
    $82K$121K
    $63,000/yr
    $60K$67K
    Isis Pharmaceuticals
    $96,934/yr
    3 salaries
    $96,934/yr
    $83K$120K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $100,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $100,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $126,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $126,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $18k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $80,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $80,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $1 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $73,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $73,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $1k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $60,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $60,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
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