Average Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Bioinformatics Skills Salary in San Diego, California

$89,744
Avg. Salary
$8,300
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The average salary for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Bioinformatics skills in San Diego, California is $89,744.
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$66k
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$90k
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$98k
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MEDIAN $89,744
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Salary
$66k - $98k
Bonus
$0 - $8k
Total Pay
$66k - $103k

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Job Description for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Research Scientist, Biotechnology Tasks
  • Focus on areas that affect vital processes such as growth and aging.
  • Research or study chemical composition and processes of living organisms.
  • Determine chemical actions and effects on organisms such as the action of foods, drugs, or other substances on body functions and tissues.

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Popular Skills for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Skills that pay less than market rate include Protein Purification, Data Analysis, Product Development, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology.
Employees with Research Scientist, Biotechnology in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 25.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cambridge, Massachusetts (17.2% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (9.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sacramento, California (23.9% less).

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