Research Associate salary in San Diego Metro Area, CA

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The average total salary for a Research Associate is $50,000 per year. This is based on data from 380 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Associate and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Associate salary can vary between $21,000 to $84,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Associate salary by company

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TriNet, San Diego County, CA
25 income tax records
$30K – $70K
The Scripps Research Institute, San Diego County, CA
15 income tax records
$17K – $58K
University Of California, San Diego County, CA
48 income tax records
$23K – $69K

Research Associate demographics in San Diego Metro Area, CA

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79% are single
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21% are married
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13% have kids
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23% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Associates in San Diego Metro Area, CA

380 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research associate in San Diego Metro Area, CA is $50,000 per year. Research associate salaries in San Diego Metro Area, CA can vary between $21,000 to $84,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 380 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research associate.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research associates near San Diego Metro Area, CA: TriNet ($53,000 a year), The Scripps Research Institute ($53,000 a year), and University of California ($44,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research associates near San Diego Metro Area, CA: Long Beach, CA ($62,500 a year), Pasadena, CA ($53,000 a year), and San Diego, CA ($50,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.