Senior Scientist Salaries in San Diego, CA

Salary estimated from 355 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: January 18, 2018
Average in San Diego, CA
$136,054 per year
50% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$65,000
$232,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Senior Scientist make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Scientist is $136,054 per year in San Diego, CA, which is 50% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 355 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Senior Scientist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. The typical tenure for a Senior Scientist is 3-5 years.
Senior Scientist salaries by company in San Diego, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$125,301 per year
$99,190 per year
$115,325 per year
$103,086 per year
$159,293 per year
$97,979 per year
$30.00 per hour
Senior Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$124,958 per year
$122,461 per year
$87,531 per year
$112,110 per year

Senior Scientist job openings

Senior Scientist, Analytical Development
NantKwest
San Diego, CA
Scientist, Discovery Biologist
Apex Life Sciences
San Diego, CA
Senior Scientist, Mammalian Synthetic Biology
Synthetic Genomics, Inc.
La Jolla, CA
Senior Scientist jobs in San Diego, CA