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Principal Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$163,162/yr
23% above national average
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$119K
Low
$223K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,494
Range$2,791 - $31,683
How much does a Principal Scientist make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Principal Scientist is $163,162 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,711 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Scientist employees in San Francisco, CA.

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$160,000
per year
A Principal Scientist reported making $160,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$136,000
per year
A Principal Scientist reported making $136,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$178,139
per year
A Principal Research Scientist reported making $178,139 per year
Additional Pay
$48k cash bonus
$28k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$155,243
per year
A Principal Research Scientist reported making $155,243 per year
Additional Pay
$45k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$185,281
per year
A Principal Scientist reported making $185,281 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$113,981
per year
A Principal Scientist I reported making $113,981 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$170,184
per year
A Principal Scientist reported making $170,184 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$170,576
per year
A Principal Scientist reported making $170,576 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$115,636
per year
A Principal Scientist reported making $115,636 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
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