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Thermo Fisher Scientific - Los Angeles, CA
Position Summary: The Growth, Protection and Separation (GPS) business unit of Thermo Scientific is looking for a self-motivated, customer-oriented Applications Scientist to add to the Centrifuge team...
11 hours ago
Novartis - San Diego, CA
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12 hours ago
PDS Tech, Inc. - San Francisco, CA
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Biological Scientist, in San Francisco, CA....
13 hours ago
Adverum Biotechnologies, Inc. - Redwood City, CA
Adverum is looking for a Scientist/Senior Scientist to join our team in our Redwood City office. This position reports to Director-level personnel in Assay Development....
21 hours ago
Cedars-Sinai - Los Angeles, CA
Sergei Grivennikov Lab: Biomedical scientist studying immunology, tissue microenvironment and cancer....
1 day ago
University of California-Berkeley - San Francisco, CA
Project Scientist - Organic Chemistry - Department of Chemistry The Department of Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applications for an Assistant Project Scientist, Step I -...
17 hours ago
KA Recruiting - San Francisco, CA
This well-established organization is looking to hire a permanent and full time Clinical Laboratory Scientist/Medical Technologist....
15 hours ago
Chipton Ross - Carlsbad, CA
chemistry with proficiency in HPLC, HPIC, FT/IR, including operation of instrument, method development, and quantitative analysis Skilled in analytical chemistry and standard cell biology techniques...
17 hours ago
Day & Zimmerman Company - Oceanside, CA
Yoh is seeking a Sr Scientist I (Organic & Analytical Chemistry) for a growing biotech company focused in oligonucleotide synthesis in the surrounding San Diego area....
17 hours ago
KA recruiting - San Francisco, CA
This well-established organization is looking to hire a permanent and full time Clinical Laboratory Scientist/Medical Technologist....
17 hours ago
University California - Riverside, CA
Clinical Lab Scientist SpecialistUniversity of California, RiversideRiverside, CaliforniaUnited States Search Clinical Lab Scientist Specialist University of California, Riverside, United States Back...
1 day ago
City of Hope - Duarte, CA
Position Summary: The Data Scientist in this role will query and analyze large complex datasets to discover insights to apply to an evolving cancer care delivery environment....
1 day ago
San Mateo, CA
As a Clinical Lab Scientist (CLS), you'll process lab tests and monitor testing quality....
1 day ago
Bristol-Myers Squibb - San Diego, CA
Functional Area Description The Clinical Scientist function provides scientific expertise necessary to design and deliver clinical studies and programs....
1 day ago
Fremont, CA
Job Information Aerotek CLS Clinical Lab Scientist Wanted in Fremont, California URGENT CLS Needed to join top notch Company in the Bay Area! Open to all levels of CLS experience!...
12 hours ago

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Salary for Scientist Jobs in California

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Scientists in California offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (25.7%)
  • Master's Degree (24.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (1.5%)
  • High School or GED (1.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (0.8%)
  • Some College (0.2%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Scientists in California
  • None (32.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (18.1%)
  • 1-2 years (16.9%)
  • 4-6 years (11.4%)
  • 6-8 years (7.8%)
  • 2-4 years (7.0%)
  • 10+ years (6.0%)

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