Research Scientist Salaries in San Diego, CA

Salary estimated from 23 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 26, 2018
Average in San Diego, CA
$81,103 per year
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$26,000
$166,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $81,103 per year in San Diego, CA, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 23 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Research Scientist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Research Scientist is 2-4 years.
Research Scientist salaries by company in San Diego, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$115,657 per year
$109,736 per year
Research Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$104,344 per year
$130,502 per year
$142,769 per year
$125,392 per year
$169,927 per year

Research Scientist job openings

Research Associate
Nucleus Biologics
San Diego, CA
Scientist II, Drug MOA / Molecular Biology
Celgene
San Diego, CA
SCIENTIST
San Diego Zoo
San Diego, CA
Research Scientist jobs in San Diego, CA