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Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$102,667/yr
23% above national average
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$74K
Low
$103K
Average
$139K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,884
Range$2,056 - $21,882
How much does a Scientist make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Scientist is $102,667 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,771 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by 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
    $133,191/yr
    Range: $104K - $167K
    97 salaries
    $133,191
    $104K$167K
    Amgen
    $117,754/yr
    Range: $98K - $148K
    31 salaries
    $117,754
    $98K$148K
    CooperVision
    $96,463/yr
    Range: $88K - $109K
    14 salaries
    $96,463
    $88K$109K
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
    $133,007/yr
    Range: $116K - $165K
    13 salaries
    $133,007
    $116K$165K
    Bio-Rad Laboratories
    $91,264/yr
    Range: $68K - $120K
    12 salaries
    $91,264
    $68K$120K
    SRI International
    $124,884/yr
    Range: $108K - $143K
    11 salaries
    $124,884
    $108K$143K
    Theravance
    $110,674/yr
    Range: $104K - $125K
    9 salaries
    $110,674
    $104K$125K

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    The Clorox Company
    $87,219/yr
    Range: $69K - $105K
    9 salaries
    $87,219
    $69K$105K
    Exponent
    $93,123/yr
    Range: $55K - $117K
    8 salaries
    $93,123
    $55K$117K
    Adobe
    $118,129/yr
    Range: $98K - $137K
    8 salaries
    $118,129
    $98K$137K
    Advanced Cell Diagnostics
    $73,598/yr
    Range: $60K - $90K
    8 salaries
    $73,598
    $60K$90K
    NGM Biopharmaceuticals
    $93,218/yr
    Range: $82K - $103K
    6 salaries
    $93,218
    $82K$103K
    Archimedes
    $105,520/yr
    Range: $86K - $116K
    6 salaries
    $105,520
    $86K$116K
    ASCI
    $59,723/yr
    Range: $51K - $70K
    5 salaries
    $59,723
    $51K$70K
    Sutro Biopharma
    $116,051/yr
    Range: $103K - $132K
    5 salaries
    $116,051
    $103K$132K
    Codexis
    $103,915/yr
    Range: $94K - $134K
    5 salaries
    $103,915
    $94K$134K
    LakePharma
    $69,900/yr
    Range: $60K - $78K
    5 salaries
    $69,900
    $60K$78K
    FivePrime Therapeutics
    $104,194/yr
    Range: $77K - $130K
    5 salaries
    $104,194
    $77K$130K
    Pacific Biosciences
    $102,958/yr
    Range: $96K - $107K
    5 salaries
    $102,958
    $96K$107K
    Gatan
    $86,481/yr
    Range: $84K - $88K
    4 salaries
    $86,481
    $84K$88K

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    10000+ employees
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    $80,000
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    A Research Scientist reported making $80,000 per year
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    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
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