Research Scientist Salaries in San Diego, CA

Salary estimated from 13 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 31, 2018
Average in San Diego, CA
$81,043 per year
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$24,000
$169,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $81,043 per year in San Diego, CA, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 13 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
$108,711 per year
Research Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$154,349 per year
$148,504 per year
$107,599 per year
$135,776 per year
$127,795 per year

Research Scientist job openings

Scientist
SDHR Consulting
San Diego, CA
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San Diego, CA
Scientist
Sorrento Therapeutics
San Diego, CA
Research Scientist jobs in San Diego, CA