Research Assistant Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 526 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 14, 2018
Average in California
$16.54 per hour
25% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$36.60
Salary Distribution

How much does a Research Assistant make in California?

The average salary for a Research Assistant is $16.54 per hour in California, which is 25% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 526 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
$20.58 per hour
$20.33 per hour
$20.08 per hour
$18.49 per hour
$51.52 per hour
$25.00 per hour
$42.53 per hour
$20.59 per hour
$20.00 per hour
$19.28 per hour
Research Assistant salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$16.89 per hour
$15.30 per hour
$19.97 per hour
$19.16 per hour
$18.73 per hour

Research Assistant job openings

Research Assistant
Stanford University
California
Laboratory Assistant II
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA
Research Laboratory Assistant
UC San Diego
San Diego, CA
Research Assistant jobs in California