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Senior 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 Scientist make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Scientist is $127,518 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,771 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
    $113,786/yr
    Range: $88K - $139K
    5 salaries
    $113,786
    $88K$139K
    Adobe
    $157,275/yr
    Range: $147K - $178K
    5 salaries
    $157,275
    $147K$178K
    Bio-Rad Laboratories
    $114,805/yr
    Range: $96K - $132K
    2 salaries
    About
    $96K - $132K
    $96K$132K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $109,961/yr
    Range: $106K - $116K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $106K - $116K
    $106K$116K
    Merck
    $110,434/yr
    Range: $105K - $114K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $105K - $114K
    $105K$114K
    Genentech
    $158,592/yr
    Range: $150K - $165K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $150K - $165K
    $150K$165K
    Amgen
    $130,196/yr
    Range: $124K - $135K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $124K - $135K
    $124K$135K

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    Johnson & Johnson
    $99,658/yr
    Range: $97K - $104K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $97K - $104K
    $97K$104K
    GE Healthcare
    $139,719/yr
    Range: $134K - $146K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $134K - $146K
    $134K$146K
    L'Oréal
    $95,307/yr
    Range: $91K - $99K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $91K - $99K
    $91K$99K
    Bayer
    $172,502/yr
    Range: $166K - $180K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $166K - $180K
    $166K$180K
    Tetra Tech
    $105,499/yr
    Range: $100K - $110K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $100K - $110K
    $100K$110K
    Illumina
    $114,619/yr
    Range: $110K - $118K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $110K - $118K
    $110K$118K
    CB&I
    $103,914/yr
    Range: $98K - $109K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $98K - $109K
    $98K$109K
    Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals
    $108,248/yr
    Range: $104K - $113K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $104K - $113K
    $104K$113K
    Western Union
    $110,458/yr
    Range: $106K - $114K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $106K - $114K
    $106K$114K
    PerkinElmer
    $131,071/yr
    Range: $126K - $136K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $126K - $136K
    $126K$136K
    Quantcast
    $138,887/yr
    Range: $134K - $146K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $134K - $146K
    $134K$146K
    Philips Lighting
    $135,386/yr
    Range: $129K - $141K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $129K - $141K
    $129K$141K
    Celera Group
    $121,885/yr
    Range: $118K - $126K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $118K - $126K
    $118K$126K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Senior 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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