The average pay for a Senior Research Associate in San Diego, California is $69,680 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

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MEDIAN: $69,680
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$21.73 - $33.13
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Bonus
$2,875 - $10,304  
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$50,921 - $89,868  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 66
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Hourly Rate
$21.73 - $33.13  
   
Overtime
$40.09  
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$50,921 - $89,868  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Research Associate

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

Key Stats for Senior Research Associate

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
038
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Senior Research Associate Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%

Experienced
up arrow 8%


National Average
$71,000


Skills That Affect Senior Research Associate Salaries

Research Analysis
up arrow 5%


Data Analysis
up arrow 3%

Technical Writing
0%

National Average
$71,000

Product Development
up arrow 3%

Project Management
up arrow 4%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 93%
vision benefits
Vision: 87%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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