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Research Scientist, Biotechnology Salary in San Diego, California

The average salary for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology in San Diego, California is $80,538 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$46,727 - $98,310
(Median)
$47K
$81K
$98K
MEDIAN: $80,538
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$46,727 - $98,310  
   
Bonus
$800 - $13,000  
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).
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$47,800 - $105,405  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 103

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Experience Affects Research Scientist, Biotechnology in San Diego, California Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$82,000

Experienced
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Skills That Affect Research Scientist, Biotechnology in San Diego, California Salaries

Biotechnology
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Molecular Biology
0%

National Average
$82,000

Bioinformatics
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 90%
vision benefits Vision: 80% employee benefits None: 5%
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