Research Scientist Salaries in San Diego, CA

Salary estimated from 9 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: January 14, 2019
Average in San Diego, CA
$90,461 per year
15% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$31,000
$181,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $90,461 per year in San Diego, CA, which is 15% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 9 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
$39.46 per hour
Research Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$150,030 per year
$126,782 per year
$162,561 per year
$108,180 per year
$40.81 per hour

Research Scientist job openings

Senior Scientist
Progenesis
La Jolla, CA
SENIOR SCIENTIST
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies
San Diego, CA
Scientist/Senior Scientist
TP Therapeutics
San Diego, CA
Research Scientist jobs in San Diego, CA