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Operating out of La Jolla, California, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) employs talent in positions ranging from Research Associate to Graduate Student Researcher. The average employee at University of California, San Diego (UCSD) takes home $52K per year. For the most part, employee paychecks at University of California, San Diego (UCSD) fluctuate depending on your job title; your experience level and geography also matter, but to a lesser degree. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Job (Number Reporting)
|$37,384 - $56,766|
|Salary||$39,103 - $64,012|
|Total Pay||$37,384 - $56,766|
|$34,668 - $61,739|
|Salary||$31,156 - $61,017|
|Total Pay||$34,668 - $61,739|
|$20,537 - $31,510|
|Salary||$20,537 - $31,510|
|Total Pay||$20,537 - $31,510|
|$45,126 - $111,900|
|Salary||$55,887 - $110,885|
|Bonus||$415.72 - $6,385|
|Total Pay||$45,126 - $111,900|
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 6 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 315
Professors are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $140K; Programmer Analysts are next on the list, bringing in close to about $82K, followed by Postdoctoral Research Associates earning around $48K and Academic Advisors making $45K. Graduate Student Researchers make $26K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
For employees with five to ten years at the company, wages tend to be at the approximately $55K mark. For the most part, a representative employee at University of California, San Diego (UCSD) has been working for one to four years and makes around $42K annually.
Residents of San Francisco pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $108K per year; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of La Jolla (about $69K) and San Diego ($53K).
Monetary compensation comes to $143K for American Board of Internal Medicine Members, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists with credentials; these people typically earn approximately $132K annually. University of California, San Diego (UCSD) workers who hold a medical degree are also well compensated, earning $130K on average.
The highest paying skill to have in this role seems to be Data Analysis; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $62K. Research Analysis is a popular skill in the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) workforce; nearly one in ten of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Project Management, Counseling, and Molecular Biology.
38 percent — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. Almost all employees receive health insurance, and nearly all workers get dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are a casual working environment, flexible hours, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, and life insurance.
$32,952 - $74,127
$35,683 - $99,828
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