Clinical Laboratory Scientists in San Diego, Calif. can expect wages of $35.92 per hour on average. Work is enjoyable for San Diego Clinical Laboratory Scientists, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Women make up a slight majority of Clinical Laboratory Scientists in San Diego (56 percent) survey respondents. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$46,888 - $107,235
(Median)
$47K
$78K
$110K
MEDIAN: $78,387
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$29.87 - $48.16
(Median)
$30
$36
$48
MEDIAN: $35.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$46,888 - $107,235  
   
Bonus
$4,966  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$58,458 - $104,070  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$29.87 - $48.16  
   
Overtime
$34.13 - $122.34  
Local Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$4,966  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$58,458 - $104,070  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 36
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Clinical Laboratory Scientist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Laboratory Scientist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Clinical Laboratory Scientists in San Diego, Calif. with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $71K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $81K. Clinical Laboratory Scientists in San Diego bring in $84K after working for 10 to 20 years. Veterans who have acquired more than 20 years report a median income of $93K, which is generally higher than the pay reported by other tenure groups.

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Clinical Laboratory Scientist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$77,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Clinical Laboratory Scientist Salaries

Molecular Biology
up arrow 6%

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

National Average
$77,000

Generalist Duties
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
medical benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 6%
ADVERTISEMENT