Research Assistant Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

2,836 SalariesUpdated Jan 18, 2021

Average Base Pay
$42,565 / yr
21% above national average
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Average$1,952
Range$506 - $14,284

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

The average salary for a Research Assistant is $42,565 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,836 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Assistant employees in San Francisco, CA.

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Research Assistant - Hourly

University of California Berkeley

$16/hr

Range: $12 - $22

41 salaries

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$16/hr
$12$22

Research Assistant

University of California Berkeley

$41,246/yr

Range: $20K - $54K

29 salaries

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$41,246/yr
$20K$54K

Research Assistant

Genentech

$70,500/yr

Range: $66K - $79K

26 salaries

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$70,500/yr
$66K$79K

Research Assistant

UC San Francisco

$46,905/yr

Range: $27K - $100K

17 salaries

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$46,905/yr
$27K$100K

Research Assistant - Hourly

University of San Francisco

$15/hr

Range: $11 - $23

16 salaries

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$15/hr
$11$23

Research Assistant - Hourly

Lawrence Berkeley Lab

$20/hr

Range: $19 - $24

14 salaries

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$20/hr
$19$24
$27/hr
$20$36

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Research Assistant - Hourly Intern

University of California Berkeley

$22/hr

Range: $10 - $24

11 salaries

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$22/hr
$10$24

Research Assistant

Dow Jones

$45,175/yr

Range: $44K - $49K

10 salaries

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$45,175/yr
$44K$49K

Research Assistant - Hourly Intern

Lawrence Berkeley Lab

$19/hr

Range: $14 - $42

8 salaries

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$19/hr
$14$42

Research Assistant

ICF

$56,555/yr

Range: $52K - $63K

8 salaries

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$56,555/yr
$52K$63K

Research Assistant - Hourly

Kaiser Permanente

$22/hr

Range: $20 - $25

8 salaries

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$22/hr
$20$25

Research Assistant - Hourly

Lawrence Berkeley Lab

$19/hr

Range: $16 - $23

8 salaries

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$19/hr
$16$23

Research Assistant

S&P Global

$61,222/yr

Range: $58K - $63K

6 salaries

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$61,222/yr
$58K$63K

Research Assistant

Chevron

$64,009/yr

Range: $55K - $71K

6 salaries

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$64,009/yr
$55K$71K

Research Assistant

American Institutes for Research

$43,285/yr

Range: $40K - $50K

6 salaries

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$43,285/yr
$40K$50K

Research Assistant - Hourly

SF State University

$17/hr

Range: $13 - $19

6 salaries

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$17/hr
$13$19

Research Assistant

WestEd

$65,389/yr

Range: $55K - $67K

5 salaries

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$65,389/yr
$55K$67K

Research Assistant

NCIRE

$45,000/yr

Range: $35K - $49K

5 salaries

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$45,000/yr
$35K$49K
$25/hr
$22$35
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$16
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A Research Assistant reported making $16 per hour
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Part-time
10000+ employees
 
College / University
$36,000
per year
A Research Assistant reported making $36,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$15
hourly
A Research Assistant reported making $15 per hour
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Temporary
5001 to 10000 employees
 
College / University
$20
hourly
An Undergraduate Research Assistant reported making $20 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$44,675
per year
A Research Assistant reported making $44,675 per year
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Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Government
$41,407
per year
A Research Assistant reported making $41,407 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$14
hourly
A Research Assistant reported making $14 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$42
hourly
A Research Assistant reported making $42 per hour
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Intern
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Government