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Scientist I Salaries in San Diego, CA Area

1,295 SalariesUpdated Sep 16, 2020

Average Base Pay
$69,861 / yr
4% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,511
Range$1,583 - $15,719

How much does a Scientist I make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Scientist I is $69,861 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,295 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist I employees in San Diego, CA.

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Scientist I

Pfizer

$90,514/yr

Range: $82K - $100K

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$90,514/yr
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Scientist I

Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

$74,042/yr

Range: $54K - $84K

4 salaries

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$74,042/yr
$54K$84K

Scientist I

Janssen

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$74K - $120K

2 salaries

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$74K - $120K
$74K$120K

Scientist I

Synthetic Genomics

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$95K - $110K

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$95K - $110K
$95K$110K

Scientist I

Johnson & Johnson

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$116K - $124K

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$116K - $124K
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Scientist I - Hourly Contractor

Celgene

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$50 - $53hourly

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$50 - $53hourly
$50$53

Scientist I - Hourly

Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

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$31 - $34hourly

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Scientist I

Salk Institute

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$55K - $59K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$55K - $59K
$55K$59K

Scientist I

Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation

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$72K - $78K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$72K - $78K
$72K$78K

Scientist I

J Craig Venter Institute

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$50K - $54K

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$50K - $54K
$50K$54K

Scientist I

Ambrx

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$87K - $94K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$87K - $94K
$87K$94K

Scientist I

aTyr Pharma

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$91K - $100K

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$91K - $100K
$91K$100K

Scientist I - Hourly Contractor

Ocean Associates

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$42 - $45hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$42 - $45hourly
$42$45

Scientist I

COI Pharmaceuticals

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$67K - $73K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$67K - $73K
$67K$73K

Scientist I

Singular Genomics

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$95K - $103K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$95K - $103K
$95K$103K

Scientist I

Synthorx

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$88K - $94K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$88K - $94K
$88K$94K

Assistant Project Scientist

UC San Diego

$61,753/yr

Range: $56K - $83K

198 salaries

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$61,753/yr
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Staff Scientist

Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

$62,029/yr

Range: $55K - $82K

36 salaries

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$62,029/yr
$55K$82K

Staff Scientist

The Scripps Research Institute

$72,323/yr

Range: $61K - $97K

35 salaries

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$72,323/yr
$61K$97K

Assistant Research Scientist

UC San Diego

$94,141/yr

Range: $55K - $109K

16 salaries

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$94,141/yr
$55K$109K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$54,000
per year
A Scientist I reported making $54,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$64,000
per year
A Scientist I reported making $64,000 per year
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Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$51,761
per year
A Scientist I reported making $51,761 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$51,761
per year
A Scientist I reported making $51,761 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
51 to 200 employees
 
Company - Public
$81,254
per year
A Scientist I reported making $81,254 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$51,671
per year
A Scientist I reported making $51,671 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$69,462
per year
A Scientist I reported making $69,462 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,057
per year
A Scientist I reported making $80,057 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$84,034
per year
A Scientist I reported making $84,034 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,596
per year
A Scientist I reported making $50,596 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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