Scientist Salaries in San Diego, CA

Salary estimated from 62 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: January 11, 2019
Average in San Diego, CA
$28.97 per hour
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$8.35
$61.85
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Scientist is $28.97 per hour in San Diego, CA, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 62 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
$98,661 per year
$30.00 per hour
$24.59 per hour
$43.63 per hour
$43.36 per hour
$22.18 per hour
$106,501 per year
$108,519 per year
$92,668 per year
$73,544 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$24.32 per hour
$29.41 per hour
$34.22 per hour
$35.27 per hour
$81,424 per year

Scientist job openings

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Scientist jobs in San Diego, CA