Research Assistant Salaries in San Diego, CA Area

1,903 SalariesUpdated Nov 24, 2020

Average Base Pay
$34,499 / yr
2% below national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,595
Range$442 - $12,371

How much does a Research Assistant make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Research Assistant is $34,499 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,903 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Assistant employees in San Diego, CA.

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Research Assistant - Hourly

Sdsu Research Foundation

$15/hr

Range: $12 - $25

19 salaries

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$15/hr
$12$25

Research Assistant - Hourly

UC San Diego Health

$14/hr

Range: $12 - $20

14 salaries

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$14/hr
$12$20

Research Assistant

UC San Diego

$32,951/yr

Range: $23K - $45K

12 salaries

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$32,951/yr
$23K$45K

Research Assistant - Hourly

San Diego State University

$15/hr

Range: $13 - $25

11 salaries

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$15/hr
$13$25

Research Assistant - Monthly

UC San Diego

$2,369/mo

Range: $2K - $3K

10 salaries

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$2,369/mo
$2K$3K

Research Assistant - Hourly

Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

$19/hr

Range: $12 - $19

8 salaries

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$19/hr
$12$19

Research Assistant - Hourly

UC San Diego

$15/hr

Range: $13 - $17

8 salaries

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$15/hr
$13$17

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Research Assistant

Salk Institute

$42,665/yr

Range: $35K - $61K

8 salaries

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$42,665/yr
$35K$61K

Research Assistant

The Scripps Research Institute

$43,681/yr

Range: $37K - $58K

6 salaries

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$43,681/yr
$37K$58K

Research Assistant - Hourly

UC San Diego

$19/hr

Range: $15 - $24

6 salaries

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$19/hr
$15$24

Research Assistant - Hourly Contractor

Sdsu Research Foundation

$16/hr

Range: $14 - $18

6 salaries

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$16/hr
$14$18

Research Assistant

Henry M. Jackson Foundation

$41,199/yr

Range: $39K - $47K

5 salaries

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$41,199/yr
$39K$47K

Research Assistant - Hourly

Sdsu Research Foundation

$17/hr

Range: $15 - $19

4 salaries

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$17/hr
$15$19

Research Assistant

Leidos

$52,078/yr

Range: $49K - $52K

4 salaries

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$52,078/yr
$49K$52K

Research Assistant - Hourly

California Smokers' Helpline

$14/hr

Range: $13 - $14

4 salaries

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$14/hr
$13$14

Research Assistant

Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

$40,540/yr

Range: $37K - $41K

4 salaries

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$40,540/yr
$37K$41K

Research Assistant - Hourly

Salk Institute

$19/hr

Range: $18 - $21

3 salaries

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$19/hr
$18$21

Research Assistant - Monthly

UC San Diego

$2,299/mo

Range: $1K - $3K

3 salaries

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$2,299/mo
$1K$3K

Research Assistant

San Diego State University

$21,972/yr

Range: $19K - $24K

3 salaries

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$21,972/yr
$19K$24K

Research Assistant - Hourly

The Scripps Research Institute

$15/hr

Range: $11 - $26

3 salaries

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$15/hr
$11$26
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Recent Salary Reports

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A Research Assistant reported making $50,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Freelance
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$45,000
per year
A Research Assistant reported making $45,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$14
hourly
An Undergraduate Research Assistant reported making $14 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$60,000
per year
A Research Assistant reported making $60,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$2,400
monthly
A Research Assistant reported making $2,400 per month
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$21
hourly
A Research Assistant reported making $21 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$14
hourly
An Undergraduate Research Assistant reported making $14 per hour
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Intern
201 to 500 employees
 
Nonprofit Organization
$20
hourly
A Research Assistant reported making $20 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization