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Senior Research Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA

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2,771 SalariesUpdated Feb 12, 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 Research Scientist make in San Francisco, CA?

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

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Gilead Sciences
    $150,445/yr
    Range: $134K - $173K
    4 salaries
    $150,445
    $134K$173K
    SRI International
    $103,187/yr
    Range: $87K - $124K
    4 salaries
    $103,187
    $87K$124K
    Amgen
    $144,027/yr
    Range: $132K - $160K
    3 salaries
    $144,027
    $132K$160K
    Chevron
    $142,470/yr
    Range: $131K - $165K
    3 salaries
    $142,470
    $131K$165K
    Clean Cell International
    $95,982/yr
    Range: $92K - $98K
    3 salaries
    $95,982
    $92K$98K
    Ion Torrent Systems
    $114,445/yr
    Range: $101K - $129K
    3 salaries
    $114,445
    $101K$129K
    Autodesk
    $97,823/yr
    Range: $92K - $105K
    2 salaries
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    $92K - $105K
    $92K$105K

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    Bio-Rad Laboratories
    $126,702/yr
    Range: $122K - $132K
    2 salaries
    About
    $122K - $132K
    $122K$132K
    Fluidigm
    $118,032/yr
    Range: $109K - $126K
    2 salaries
    About
    $109K - $126K
    $109K$126K
    ALZA
    $120,728/yr
    Range: $113K - $128K
    2 salaries
    About
    $113K - $128K
    $113K$128K
    Bio Architecture Lab
    $89,068/yr
    Range: $85K - $93K
    2 salaries
    About
    $85K - $93K
    $85K$93K
    Membrane Technology and Research
    $113,160/yr
    Range: $106K - $119K
    2 salaries
    About
    $106K - $119K
    $106K$119K
    Primus Power
    $102,940/yr
    Range: $93K - $113K
    2 salaries
    About
    $93K - $113K
    $93K$113K
    Teracent
    $120,019/yr
    Range: $116K - $125K
    2 salaries
    About
    $116K - $125K
    $116K$125K
    Intel Corporation
    $148,056/yr
    Range: $144K - $156K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $144K - $156K
    $144K$156K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $117,994/yr
    Range: $113K - $122K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $113K - $122K
    $113K$122K
    Merck
    $119,997/yr
    Range: $115K - $124K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $115K - $124K
    $115K$124K
    Pfizer
    $113,411/yr
    Range: $109K - $117K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $109K - $117K
    $109K$117K
    Adobe
    $166,727/yr
    Range: $158K - $173K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $158K - $173K
    $158K$173K
    Johnson & Johnson
    $125,621/yr
    Range: $120K - $130K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $120K - $130K
    $120K$130K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $121,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $121,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $10k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $160,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $160,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $30k cash bonus
    $10k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $125,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $158,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $158,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $22k cash bonus
    $16k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $184,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $184,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $40k cash bonus
    $30k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
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