Research Assistant salary in San Diego County, CA

Average salary
$34,500/yr
Based on 126 income tax records
Total salary range: is $26,500 - $46,500
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How much do Research Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Research Assistant is $34,500 per year. This is based on data from 126 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Assistant salary can vary between $18,000 to $68,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Assistant salary by location

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Research Assistant salary by company

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The Scripps Research Institute, San Diego County, CA
11 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$40K – $55K
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University Of California San Diego, San Diego County, CA
12 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$28K – $43K

Research Assistant demographics in San Diego County, CA

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81% are single
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19% are married
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15% have kids
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17% own a home

Research Assistant salaries by age in San Diego County, CA

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$13,500
$27,000
$40,500
$54,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Research Assistants in San Diego County, CA

126 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research assistant in San Diego County, CA is $34,500 per year. Research assistant salaries in San Diego County, CA can vary between $18,000 to $68,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 126 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research assistant.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research assistants in San Diego County, CA: San Diego, CA ($35,000 a year), Irvine, CA ($34,500 a year), and Los Angeles, CA ($33,500 a year).
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.