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Senior Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$149,380/yr
20% above national average
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$111K
Low
$149K
Average
$199K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$11,700
Range$2,600 - $29,261
How much does a Senior Scientist make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Scientist is $149,380 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,101 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Scientist employees in San Francisco, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Pfizer
    $115,269/yr
    Range: $88K - $139K
    5 salaries
    $115,269/yr
    $88K$139K
    Adobe
    $150,657/yr
    Range: $147K - $178K
    5 salaries
    $150,657/yr
    $147K$178K
    Amgen
    $137,000/yr
    Range: $125K - $149K
    2 salaries
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    $125K - $149K
    $125K$149K
    L'Oréal
    $100,250/yr
    Range: $91K - $109K
    2 salaries
    About
    $91K - $109K
    $91K$109K
    Bio-Rad Laboratories
    $114,000/yr
    Range: $96K - $134K
    2 salaries
    About
    $96K - $134K
    $96K$134K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $110,500/yr
    Range: $105K - $115K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $105K - $115K
    $105K$115K
    Merck
    $110,000/yr
    Range: $106K - $115K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $106K - $115K
    $106K$115K

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    Genentech
    $158,000/yr
    Range: $151K - $164K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $151K - $164K
    $151K$164K
    Johnson & Johnson
    $100,000/yr
    Range: $96K - $104K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $96K - $104K
    $96K$104K
    GE Healthcare
    $140,000/yr
    Range: $135K - $147K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $135K - $147K
    $135K$147K
    University of Tennessee
    $126,000/yr
    Range: $121K - $132K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $121K - $132K
    $121K$132K
    Bayer
    $173,000/yr
    Range: $167K - $179K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $167K - $179K
    $167K$179K
    Illumina
    $115,000/yr
    Range: $110K - $120K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $110K - $120K
    $110K$120K
    Tetra Tech
    $105,000/yr
    Range: $101K - $109K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $101K - $109K
    $101K$109K
    CB&I
    $103,632/yr
    Range: $99K - $107K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $99K - $107K
    $99K$107K
    Boehringer Ingelheim
    $108,000/yr
    Range: $104K - $113K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $104K - $113K
    $104K$113K
    Western Union
    $110,000/yr
    Range: $107K - $115K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $107K - $115K
    $107K$115K
    PerkinElmer
    $131,612/yr
    Range: $127K - $136K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $127K - $136K
    $127K$136K
    Quantcast
    $139,217/yr
    Range: $135K - $146K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $135K - $146K
    $135K$146K
    Philips Lighting
    $135,318/yr
    Range: $130K - $141K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $130K - $141K
    $130K$141K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $94,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $94,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $9k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $147,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $147,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Public
    $136,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $136,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $144,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $144,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    $15k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $91,500
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $91,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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