Research Associate Salaries in San Diego, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$46,291 / yr
3% below national average
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Average$1,953
Range$523 - $16,795

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

The average salary for a Research Associate is $46,291 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,903 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Associate employees in San Diego, CA.

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Research Associate

The Scripps Research Institute

$49,544/yr

Range: $39K - $60K

280 salaries

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$49,544/yr
$39K$60K

Research Associate

Salk Institute

$52,988/yr

Range: $39K - $61K

82 salaries

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$52,988/yr
$39K$61K

Research Associate

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

$51,865/yr

Range: $44K - $65K

30 salaries

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$51,865/yr
$44K$65K

Research Associate

UC San Diego

$47,941/yr

Range: $38K - $56K

29 salaries

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$47,941/yr
$38K$56K

Research Associate

CoStar Group

$50,819/yr

Range: $44K - $57K

23 salaries

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$50,819/yr
$44K$57K

Research Associate

BioLegend

$47,985/yr

Range: $42K - $57K

21 salaries

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$47,985/yr
$42K$57K

Research Associate

Brandes Investment Partners

$75,028/yr

Range: $71K - $80K

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$75,028/yr
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Research Associate

Illumina

$63,883/yr

Range: $48K - $77K

19 salaries

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$63,883/yr
$48K$77K

Research Associate - Hourly

Hologic

$22/hr

Range: $20 - $26

11 salaries

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$22/hr
$20$26

Research Associate

Ionis Pharmaceuticals

$72,337/yr

Range: $56K - $81K

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$72,337/yr
$56K$81K

Research Associate

UC San Diego Health

$46,672/yr

Range: $33K - $57K

9 salaries

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$46,672/yr
$33K$57K

Research Associate

Veterans Medical Research Foundation

$46,007/yr

Range: $37K - $55K

9 salaries

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$46,007/yr
$37K$55K

Research Associate

Regulus Therapeutics

$76,653/yr

Range: $62K - $87K

8 salaries

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$76,653/yr
$62K$87K

Research Associate

Arcturus Therapeutics

$59,000/yr

Range: $40K - $78K

8 salaries

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$59,000/yr
$40K$78K

Research Associate

Dexcom

$50,243/yr

Range: $31K - $77K

8 salaries

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$50,243/yr
$31K$77K

Research Associate - Hourly

Crown Bioscience

$21/hr

Range: $16 - $26

8 salaries

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$21/hr
$16$26

Research Associate - Hourly

Active Motif

$23/hr

Range: $21 - $29

8 salaries

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$23/hr
$21$29

Research Associate

Epic Sciences

$54,079/yr

Range: $46K - $66K

8 salaries

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$54,079/yr
$46K$66K
$22/hr
$17$25

Research Associate - Hourly

Inovio Biomedical

$22/hr

Range: $20 - $23

7 salaries

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$22/hr
$20$23
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Recent Salary Reports

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$70,860
per year
A Research Associate reported making $70,860 per year
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1-2 years experience
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Research Associate reported making $50,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$65,920
per year
A Research Associate-2 reported making $65,920 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$50,400
per year
A Research Associate II reported making $50,400 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$51,781
per year
A Research Associate reported making $51,781 per year
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8-10 years experience
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$71,318
per year
A Research Associate reported making $71,318 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
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Full-time
201 to 500 employees
 
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
A Research Associate reported making $70,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$20
hourly
A Research Associate reported making $20 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$61,000
per year
A Research Associate II reported making $61,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
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