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Research Scientist Salaries in San Diego, CA

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1,334 SalariesUpdated Oct 17, 2017
Average Base Pay
$94,886/yr
5% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$67K
Low
$95K
Average
$133K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,036
Range$1,887 - $19,965
How much does a Research Scientist make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $94,886 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,334 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees in San Diego, CA.

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    $59,794/yr
    $48K$108K
    Optimum Therapeutics
    $47,439/yr
    8 salaries
    $47,439/yr
    $41K$56K
    $74,827/yr
    $54K$93K
    $91,718/yr
    $84K$100K
    Sdsu Research Foundation
    $50,817/yr
    5 salaries
    $50,817/yr
    $44K$60K
    $22/hr
    $21$22
    Eton Bioscience
    $56,466/yr
    4 salaries
    $56,466/yr
    $44K$73K

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    $42,627/yr
    $41K$46K
    Veterans Medical Research Foundation
    $57,677/yr
    3 salaries
    $57,677/yr
    $55K$60K
    $94,615/yr
    $91K$97K
    $62,873/yr
    $35K$79K
    Human Longevity
    $106,667/yr
    3 salaries
    $106,667/yr
    $90K$120K
    $61,910/yr
    $47K$72K
    $161,402/yr
    $115K$207K
    $90,078/yr
    $72K$110K
    $81,368/yr
    $70K$94K
    Eli Lilly and Company
    $125,466/yr
    2 salaries
    $125,466/yr
    $120K$132K
    SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
    $101,137/yr
    2 salaries
    $101,137/yr
    $96K$105K
    Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
    $61,518/yr
    2 salaries
    $61,518/yr
    $50K$73K
    $84,493/yr
    $79K$88K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $100,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $100,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $126,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $126,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $18k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $80,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $80,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $1 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $73,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $73,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $1k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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