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Senior Research Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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2,771 SalariesUpdated Feb 22, 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)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    SRI International
    $104,150/yr
    Range: $87K - $124K
    5 salaries
    $104,150
    $87K$124K
    Gilead Sciences
    $150,445/yr
    Range: $134K - $173K
    4 salaries
    $150,445
    $134K$173K
    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
    $97,879/yr
    Range: $92K - $104K
    2 salaries
    About
    $92K - $104K
    $92K$104K

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    Bio-Rad Laboratories
    $128,094/yr
    Range: $122K - $132K
    2 salaries
    About
    $122K - $132K
    $122K$132K
    Fluidigm
    $117,744/yr
    Range: $109K - $126K
    2 salaries
    About
    $109K - $126K
    $109K$126K
    ALZA
    $121,310/yr
    Range: $113K - $131K
    2 salaries
    About
    $113K - $131K
    $113K$131K
    Bio Architecture Lab
    $89,592/yr
    Range: $84K - $95K
    2 salaries
    About
    $84K - $95K
    $84K$95K
    Membrane Technology and Research
    $113,229/yr
    Range: $106K - $121K
    2 salaries
    About
    $106K - $121K
    $106K$121K
    Primus Power
    $103,108/yr
    Range: $93K - $113K
    2 salaries
    About
    $93K - $113K
    $93K$113K
    Teracent
    $119,889/yr
    Range: $114K - $124K
    2 salaries
    About
    $114K - $124K
    $114K$124K
    Intel Corporation
    $149,747/yr
    Range: $144K - $155K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $144K - $155K
    $144K$155K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $117,942/yr
    Range: $111K - $121K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $111K - $121K
    $111K$121K
    Merck
    $119,861/yr
    Range: $115K - $124K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $115K - $124K
    $115K$124K
    Pfizer
    $112,493/yr
    Range: $108K - $117K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $108K - $117K
    $108K$117K
    Adobe
    $167,537/yr
    Range: $160K - $173K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $160K - $173K
    $160K$173K
    Johnson & Johnson
    $125,846/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.

    $135,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $135,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $13k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $117,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $117,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $107,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $107,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    $1k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $196,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $196,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $41k cash bonus
    $25k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $125,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
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