Scientist Salaries in San Diego, CA

Salary estimated from 88 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 1, 2018
Average in San Diego, CA
$89,930 per year
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$26,000
$192,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Scientist is $89,930 per year in San Diego, CA, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 88 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Scientist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Scientist is 1-3 years.
Scientist salaries by company in San Diego, CA
CompanyAverage salary
6 salaries
$120,441 per year
$104,094 per year
$95,774 per year
$60,610 per year
$109,141 per year
$85,781 per year
$80,000 per year
$75,412 per year
$73,544 per year
$53,000 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$78,027 per year
$116,074 per year
$113,779 per year
$97,602 per year
$64,156 per year

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