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Principal Research Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

2,248 SalariesUpdated Dec 31, 2018
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Average Base Pay
$157,120/yr
23% above national average
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$114K
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$216K
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,149
Range$2,726 - $30,695
How much does a Principal Research Scientist make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Principal Research Scientist is $157,120 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,248 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Research Scientist employees in San Francisco, CA.

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    Accenture
    $135,732/yr
    Range: $131K - $141K
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    $131K - $141K
    $131K$141K
    Oracle
    $138,889/yr
    Range: $133K - $145K
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    $133K - $145K
    $133K$145K
    Pfizer
    $122,379/yr
    Range: $118K - $127K
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    $118K - $127K
    $118K$127K
    Visa Inc.
    $146,157/yr
    Range: $141K - $152K
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    $141K - $152K
    $141K$152K
    Autodesk
    $147,616/yr
    Range: $142K - $155K
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    $142K - $155K
    $142K$155K
    Roche
    $140,086/yr
    Range: $133K - $147K
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    $133K - $147K
    $133K$147K
    Battelle
    $129,535/yr
    Range: $123K - $134K
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    $123K - $134K
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    DNV GL
    $106,732/yr
    Range: $103K - $111K
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    $103K - $111K
    $103K$111K
    Impax Laboratories
    $153,648/yr
    Range: $146K - $159K
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    $146K - $159K
    $146K$159K
    Orange
    $183,555/yr
    Range: $176K - $191K
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    $176K - $191K
    $176K$191K
    Geron
    $142,818/yr
    Range: $137K - $150K
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    $137K - $150K
    $137K$150K
    Autodesk
    $208,737/yr
    Range: $201K - $219K
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    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $185,000
    per year
    A Principal Scientist reported making $185,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Private Practice / Firm
    $113,808
    per year
    A Principal Scientist I reported making $113,808 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $169,677
    per year
    A Principal Scientist reported making $169,677 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Public
    $170,068
    per year
    A Principal Scientist reported making $170,068 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $115,291
    per year
    A Principal Scientist reported making $115,291 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Public
    $120,240
    per year
    A Principal Scientist I reported making $120,240 per year
    Additional Pay
    $6k cash bonus
    $7k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $111,488
    per year
    A Principal Scientist I reported making $111,488 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $146,564
    per year
    A Principal Scientist II reported making $146,564 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $170,992
    per year
    A Principal Scientist reported making $170,992 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    $15k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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