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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 $81,006 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
$46,020 - $98,742
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $81,005
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$46,020 - $98,742  
   
Bonus
$983 - $14,740  
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$46,308 - $105,886  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 125
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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
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 80% employee benefits None: 5%