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Research and Development Associate IV in San Diego, CA

How much does a Research and Development Associate IV earn in San Diego, CA? The average Research and Development Associate IV salary in San Diego, CA is $94,418 as of July 31, 2018, but the range typically falls between $78,584 and $116,404. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Participates in research and development activities. Utilizes established mathematical and scientific techniques to compile and analyze data. Writes technical reports detailing procedures, outcomes, a

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  1. Down a level:

    Research and Development Associate III

    4 - 7 years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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    Research and Development Associate IV

    7 + years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

  3. Up a level:

    Research and Development Associate V

    10 + years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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