Research Assistant Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 363 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 11, 2018
Average in California
$18.74 per hour
40% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$39.00
Salary Distribution

How much does a Research Assistant make in California?

The average salary for a Research Assistant is $18.74 per hour in California, which is 40% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 363 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Research Assistant employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Research Assistant is less than 1 year.
Research Assistant salaries by company in California
CompanyAverage salary
$23.76 per hour
$21.88 per hour
$21.83 per hour
$21.58 per hour
$20.01 per hour
$19.78 per hour
$46.96 per hour
$25.00 per hour
$21.22 per hour
$42.16 per hour
Research Assistant salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$21.83 per hour
$19.09 per hour
$15.46 per hour
$19.76 per hour
$20.02 per hour

Research Assistant job openings

Laboratory Assistant
Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc
Santa Cruz, CA
Research Assistant II
The Scripps Research Institute
California
Research Assistant II
The Scripps Research Institute
California
Research Assistant jobs in California