Scientist Salaries in San Diego, CA

Salary estimated from 86 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 30, 2018
Average in San Diego, CA
$89,927 per year
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$25,000
$193,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Scientist is $89,927 per year in San Diego, CA, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 86 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
$101,325 per year
$109,554 per year
$95,774 per year
$85,781 per year
$80,000 per year
$75,412 per year
$73,544 per year
$53,000 per year
$99,266 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$79,860 per year
$116,546 per year
$108,803 per year
$95,730 per year
$64,156 per year

Scientist job openings

Scientist - Drug Discovery Biology and Pharmacology Group
Novartis
San Diego, CA
Scientist II, Molecular and Cell Biology
Celgene Corporation
San Diego, CA
Scientist, Research and Development
AveXis
San Diego, CA
Scientist jobs in San Diego, CA