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Research Associate Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

2,836 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$57,673 / yr
21% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,409
Range$602 - $19,882

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

The average salary for a Research Associate is $57,673 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,836 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Associate employees in San Francisco, CA.

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Salaries in San Francisco, CA

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Research Associate

Genentech

$84,420/yr

Range: $63K - $101K

199 salaries

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$84,420/yr
$63K$101K

Research Associate

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

$50,561/yr

Range: $45K - $65K

73 salaries

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$50,561/yr
$45K$65K

Research Associate

UC San Francisco

$49,683/yr

Range: $38K - $77K

34 salaries

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$49,683/yr
$38K$77K

Research Associate

Lawrence Berkeley Lab

$49,130/yr

Range: $42K - $77K

33 salaries

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$49,130/yr
$42K$77K

Research Associate

Gladstone Institutes

$45,665/yr

Range: $41K - $52K

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$45,665/yr
$41K$52K

Research Associate

University of Maryland

$69,747/yr

Range: $58K - $75K

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$69,747/yr
$58K$75K
$31/hr
$26$39

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Research Associate

Cornerstone Research

$110,622/yr

Range: $93K - $131K

24 salaries

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$110,622/yr
$93K$131K

Research Associate

Dodge & Cox

$116,701/yr

Range: $88K - $122K

22 salaries

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$116,701/yr
$88K$122K

Research Associate

SRI International

$51,417/yr

Range: $45K - $62K

21 salaries

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$51,417/yr
$45K$62K

Research Associate

biosynexus

$52,413/yr

Range: $52K - $54K

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$52,413/yr
$52K$54K

Research Associate

Gilead Sciences

$66,568/yr

Range: $62K - $88K

18 salaries

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$66,568/yr
$62K$88K

Research Associate

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

$59,018/yr

Range: $52K - $68K

16 salaries

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$59,018/yr
$52K$68K

Research Associate - Hourly Contractor

Glass Lewis & Co

$17/hr

Range: $16 - $22

15 salaries

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$17/hr
$16$22

Research Associate

Fisher Investments

$62,327/yr

Range: $54K - $73K

15 salaries

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$62,327/yr
$54K$73K

Research Associate

Buck Institute

$42,038/yr

Range: $38K - $59K

14 salaries

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$42,038/yr
$38K$59K

Research Associate

Intrexon

$60,425/yr

Range: $55K - $85K

13 salaries

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$60,425/yr
$55K$85K

Research Associate

Zymergen

$59,889/yr

Range: $53K - $87K

12 salaries

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$59,889/yr
$53K$87K

Research Associate

BioMarin Pharmaceutical

$68,019/yr

Range: $62K - $79K

12 salaries

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$68,019/yr
$62K$79K

Research Associate

WestEd

$75,807/yr

Range: $64K - $83K

11 salaries

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$75,807/yr
$64K$83K
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Recent Salary Reports

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A Research Associate reported making $20 per hour
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Contract
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Research Associate reported making $75,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
$2k stock bonus
$4k tips/gratuities
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$58,002
per year
A Research Associate reported making $58,002 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
A Research Associate reported making $85,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
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