Scientist salary in Del Mar, CA

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Based on 16 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Scientist is $129,500 per year. This is based on data from 16 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $70,000 to $271,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Scientist salary by company

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Salary range**
Vertex Pharmaceuticals, San Diego County, CA
14 income tax records
$78K – $410K
Illumina, San Diego County, CA
55 income tax records
$87K – $220K
John L. Scott, San Diego County, CA
25 income tax records
$81K – $475K
Neurocrine Biosciences, San Diego County, CA
11 income tax records
$94K – $160K
General Atomics, San Diego County, CA
18 income tax records
$77K – $252K
Pharmacia Upjohn, San Diego County, CA
38 income tax records
$79K – $194K
Genprobe, San Diego County, CA
13 income tax records
$37K – $273K
TriNet, San Diego County, CA
34 income tax records
$53K – $209K
US Department Of Defense, San Diego County, CA
52 income tax records
$54K – $136K
Ionis Pharmaceuticals, San Diego County, CA
13 income tax records
$62K – $222K
Life Technologies, San Diego County, CA
29 income tax records
$49K – $170K
ADP, San Diego County, CA
13 income tax records
$63K – $130K
University Of California, San Diego County, CA
42 income tax records
$35K – $178K
The Scripps Research Institute, San Diego County, CA
21 income tax records
$47K – $156K

Scientist demographics in Del Mar, CA

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50% are single
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50% are married
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37% have kids
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43% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Del Mar, CA

16 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Del Mar, CA is $129,500 per year. Scientist salaries in Del Mar, CA can vary between $70,000 to $271,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 16 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists near Del Mar, CA: Vertex Pharmaceuticals ($150,500 a year), Illumina ($133,000 a year), and John L. Scott ($129,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists near Del Mar, CA: Solana Beach, CA ($205,000 a year), Altadena, CA ($152,500 a year), and Thousand Oaks, CA ($140,000 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.