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Senior Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA

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2,771 SalariesUpdated Jan 17, 2018
Average Base Pay
$127,518/yr
23% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$93K
Low
$128K
Average
$171K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,455
Range$2,367 - $25,858
How much does a Senior Scientist make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Scientist is $127,518 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,771 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Scientist employees in San Francisco, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Genentech
    $167,845/yr
    Range: $112K - $235K
    31 salaries
    $167,845/yr
    $112K$235K
    Amgen
    $129,864/yr
    Range: $119K - $155K
    16 salaries
    $129,864/yr
    $119K$155K
    Pfizer
    $113,447/yr
    Range: $105K - $132K
    11 salaries
    $113,447/yr
    $105K$132K
    Theravance
    $151,023/yr
    Range: $120K - $165K
    6 salaries
    $151,023/yr
    $120K$165K
    Exelixis
    $122,465/yr
    Range: $103K - $160K
    4 salaries
    $122,465/yr
    $103K$160K
    Fluidigm
    $133,415/yr
    Range: $123K - $152K
    3 salaries
    $133,415/yr
    $123K$152K
    Intrexon
    $126,552/yr
    Range: $121K - $130K
    3 salaries
    $126,552/yr
    $121K$130K

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    Monogram Biosciences
    $125,993/yr
    Range: $103K - $166K
    3 salaries
    $125,993/yr
    $103K$166K
    Rigel Pharmaceuticals
    $123,117/yr
    Range: $121K - $126K
    3 salaries
    $123,117/yr
    $121K$126K
    Merck
    $110,294/yr
    Range: $105K - $114K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $105K - $114K
    $105K$114K
    Pharmaceutical Product Development
    $71,745/yr
    Range: $69K - $76K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $69K - $76K
    $69K$76K
    Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories
    $42/hr
    Range: $40 - $44
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $40 - $44
    hourly
    $40$44
    Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories
    $75,704/yr
    Range: $73K - $80K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $73K - $80K
    $73K$80K
    Solazyme
    $126,655/yr
    Range: $121K - $132K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $121K - $132K
    $121K$132K
    ALZA
    $119,515/yr
    Range: $116K - $125K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $116K - $125K
    $116K$125K
    Celera Group
    $105,200/yr
    Range: $101K - $108K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $101K - $108K
    $101K$108K
    FivePrime Therapeutics
    $123,501/yr
    Range: $119K - $129K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $119K - $129K
    $119K$129K
    Sutro Biopharma
    $116,243/yr
    Range: $113K - $121K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $113K - $121K
    $113K$121K
    Catalyst Biosciences
    $135,631/yr
    Range: $128K - $140K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $128K - $140K
    $128K$140K
    Renovis
    $125,643/yr
    Range: $122K - $130K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $122K - $130K
    $122K$130K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Senior Scientist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $179,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $179,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $40k cash bonus
    $25k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $88,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $88,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $9k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $110,500
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $110,500 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $108,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $108,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $129,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $129,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
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