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Research Assistant Salaries in San Diego, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$30,500/yr
5% above national average
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$22K
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$30K
Average
$45K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,466
Range$411 - $11,389
How much does a Research Assistant make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Research Assistant is $30,500 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 480 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Assistant employees in San Diego, CA.

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    UC San Diego
    $15/hr
    Range: $11 - $19
    10 salaries
    $15/hr
    $11$19
    Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
    $42,140/yr
    Range: $39K - $69K
    8 salaries
    $42,140/yr
    $39K$69K
    Salk Institute
    $46,319/yr
    Range: $44K - $86K
    7 salaries
    $46,319/yr
    $44K$86K
    UC San Diego
    $2,348/mo
    Range: $2K - $3K
    4 salaries
    $2,348/mo
    $2K$3K
    UC San Diego
    $29,335/yr
    Range: $28K - $54K
    3 salaries
    $29,335/yr
    $28K$54K
    Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
    $18/hr
    Range: $18 - $19
    3 salaries
    $18/hr
    $18$19
    The Scripps Research Institute
    $31/hr
    Range: $22 - $41
    2 salaries
    About
    $22 - $41
    hourly
    $22$41

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    Scripps Health
    $43,978/yr
    Range: $39K - $49K
    2 salaries
    About
    $39K - $49K
    $39K$49K
    Salk Institute
    $16/hr
    Range: $15 - $17
    2 salaries
    About
    $15 - $17
    hourly
    $15$17
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography
    $20/hr
    Range: $19 - $22
    2 salaries
    About
    $19 - $22
    hourly
    $19$22
    Calibr
    $47,832/yr
    Range: $44K - $52K
    2 salaries
    About
    $44K - $52K
    $44K$52K
    Pfizer
    $16/hr
    Range: $16 - $17
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $16 - $17
    hourly
    $16$17
    Johnson & Johnson
    $68,965/yr
    Range: $66K - $72K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $66K - $72K
    $66K$72K
    UC San Diego
    $2,238/mo
    Range: $2K - $2K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $2K - $2K
    $2K$2K
    The Scripps Research Institute
    $9/hr
    Range: $8 - $9
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $8 - $9
    hourly
    $8$9
    Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
    $22/hr
    Range: $21 - $23
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $21 - $23
    hourly
    $21$23
    Salk Institute
    $11/hr
    Range: $10 - $11
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $10 - $11
    hourly
    $10$11
    Ludwig Cancer Research
    $44,003/yr
    Range: $42K - $46K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $42K - $46K
    $42K$46K
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography
    $18/hr
    Range: $17 - $19
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $17 - $19
    hourly
    $17$19
    Calibr
    $19/hr
    Range: $18 - $20
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $18 - $20
    hourly
    $18$20

    Recent Salary Reports

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    $15
    hourly
    An Undergraduate Research Assistant reported making $15 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Part-time
     
    10000+ employees
    College / University
    $18
    hourly
    A Research Assistant reported making $18 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $20
    hourly
    A Research Assistant reported making $20 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1 to 50 employees
     
    Company - Private
    $17
    hourly
    A Research Assist reported making $17 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $20
    hourly
    A Research Assistant reported making $20 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    51 to 200 employees
     
    Company - Public