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Senior Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA

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2,771 SalariesUpdated Feb 18, 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
    $168,036/yr
    Range: $112K - $235K
    33 salaries
    $168,036
    $112K$235K
    The Clorox Company
    $107,569/yr
    Range: $95K - $120K
    26 salaries
    $107,569
    $95K$120K
    Bio-Rad Laboratories
    $110,628/yr
    Range: $93K - $125K
    20 salaries
    $110,628
    $93K$125K
    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
    FICO
    $132,685/yr
    Range: $121K - $142K
    4 salaries
    $132,685
    $121K$142K
    Carl Zeiss Meditec
    $112,339/yr
    Range: $107K - $117K
    4 salaries
    $112,339
    $107K$117K
    Exelixis
    $122,465/yr
    Range: $103K - $160K
    4 salaries
    $122,465
    $103K$160K
    Pacific Biosciences
    $111,555/yr
    Range: $104K - $117K
    4 salaries
    $111,555
    $104K$117K
    Fluidigm
    $131,311/yr
    Range: $123K - $152K
    4 salaries
    $131,311
    $123K$152K
    OncoMed Pharmaceuticals
    $109,765/yr
    Range: $106K - $113K
    4 salaries
    $109,765
    $106K$113K
    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
    SRI International
    $86,883/yr
    Range: $78K - $95K
    3 salaries
    $86,883
    $78K$95K
    DemandTec
    $125,181/yr
    Range: $114K - $148K
    3 salaries
    $125,181
    $114K$148K
    Intrexon
    $126,552/yr
    Range: $121K - $130K
    3 salaries
    $126,552
    $121K$130K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $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
    $210,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $210,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    College / University
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