Salary: Senior Scientist in San Francisco, CA | Glassdoor

Senior Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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2,771 SalariesUpdated May 17, 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)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Genentech
    $169,006/yr
    Range: $112K - $235K
    34 salaries
    $169,006
    $112K$235K
    The Clorox Company
    $108,100/yr
    Range: $95K - $120K
    28 salaries
    $108,100
    $95K$120K
    Bio-Rad Laboratories
    $111,693/yr
    Range: $93K - $128K
    21 salaries
    $111,693
    $93K$128K
    Amgen
    $129,872/yr
    Range: $119K - $155K
    17 salaries
    $129,872
    $119K$155K
    Pfizer
    $113,553/yr
    Range: $88K - $139K
    16 salaries
    $113,553
    $88K$139K
    Roche
    $87,590/yr
    Range: $80K - $95K
    9 salaries
    $87,590
    $80K$95K
    Applied Biosystems
    $99,856/yr
    Range: $91K - $111K
    6 salaries
    $99,856
    $91K$111K

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    Theravance
    $151,023/yr
    Range: $120K - $165K
    6 salaries
    $151,023
    $120K$165K
    Adobe
    $157,275/yr
    Range: $147K - $178K
    5 salaries
    $157,275
    $147K$178K
    Fluidigm
    $126,449/yr
    Range: $107K - $152K
    5 salaries
    $126,449
    $107K$152K
    OncoMed Pharmaceuticals
    $113,812/yr
    Range: $106K - $130K
    5 salaries
    $113,812
    $106K$130K
    FICO
    $132,685/yr
    Range: $121K - $142K
    4 salaries
    $132,685
    $121K$142K
    Exelixis
    $122,465/yr
    Range: $103K - $160K
    4 salaries
    $122,465
    $103K$160K
    Carl Zeiss Meditec
    $112,339/yr
    Range: $107K - $117K
    4 salaries
    $112,339
    $107K$117K
    Pacific Biosciences
    $111,555/yr
    Range: $104K - $117K
    4 salaries
    $111,555
    $104K$117K
    Amyris
    $148,956/yr
    Range: $136K - $160K
    4 salaries
    $148,956
    $136K$160K
    Envia Systems
    $104,353/yr
    Range: $97K - $114K
    4 salaries
    $104,353
    $97K$114K
    Circuit Therapeutics
    $122,286/yr
    Range: $120K - $126K
    4 salaries
    $122,286
    $120K$126K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $100,128/yr
    Range: $91K - $111K
    3 salaries
    $100,128
    $91K$111K
    Merck
    $114,533/yr
    Range: $110K - $124K
    3 salaries
    $114,533
    $110K$124K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Senior 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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