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Senior Scientist Salaries in San Diego, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$110,280/yr
6% above national average
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$80K
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$110K
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$154K
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,982
Range$2,090 - $22,409
How much does a Senior Scientist make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Scientist is $110,280 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,062 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Scientist employees in San Diego, CA.

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    Pfizer
    $106,026/yr
    Range: $96K - $116K
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    $96K - $116K
    $96K$116K
    Takeda Pharmaceuticals
    $122,213/yr
    Range: $117K - $127K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $117K - $127K
    $117K$127K
    Shire
    $110,906/yr
    Range: $105K - $115K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $105K - $115K
    $105K$115K
    ICB International
    $83,963/yr
    Range: $81K - $87K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $81K - $87K
    $81K$87K
    The Scripps Research Institute
    $91,149/yr
    Range: $76K - $102K
    9 salaries
    $91,149/yr
    $76K$102K
    Pfizer
    $83,109/yr
    Range: $72K - $95K
    2 salaries
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    $72K - $95K
    $72K$95K
    Pfizer
    $76,780/yr
    Range: $69K - $84K
    2 salaries
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    $69K - $84K
    $69K$84K

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    Pfizer
    $122,581/yr
    Range: $119K - $129K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $119K - $129K
    $119K$129K
    The Scripps Research Institute
    $111,054/yr
    Range: $107K - $115K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $107K - $115K
    $107K$115K
    Janssen Research & Development
    $87,670/yr
    Range: $85K - $91K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $85K - $91K
    $85K$91K
    ActivX
    $117,192/yr
    Range: $112K - $122K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $112K - $122K
    $112K$122K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $95,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $95,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $82,500
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $82,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $125,266
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $125,266 per year
    Additional Pay
    $13k cash bonus
    $20k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $105,224
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $105,224 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $120,511
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $120,511 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $111,054
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $111,054 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
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