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Senior Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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2,248 SalariesUpdated Apr 19, 2019
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Average Base Pay
$129,352/yr
25% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$94K
Low
$129K
Average
$178K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,559
Range$2,387 - $26,145
How much does a Senior Scientist make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Scientist is $129,352 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,248 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
    $181,606/yr
    Range: $117K - $256K
    35 salaries
    $181,606/yr
    $117K$256K
    The Clorox Company
    $114,104/yr
    Range: $95K - $128K
    32 salaries
    $114,104/yr
    $95K$128K
    Bio-Rad Laboratories
    $119,974/yr
    Range: $99K - $135K
    23 salaries
    $119,974/yr
    $99K$135K
    Pfizer
    $117,317/yr
    Range: $94K - $147K
    18 salaries
    $117,317/yr
    $94K$147K
    Amgen
    $131,841/yr
    Range: $126K - $161K
    18 salaries
    $131,841/yr
    $126K$161K
    Roche
    $92,069/yr
    Range: $84K - $130K
    12 salaries
    $92,069/yr
    $84K$130K
    Applied Biosystems
    $106,894/yr
    Range: $97K - $119K
    6 salaries
    $106,894/yr
    $97K$119K

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    Fluidigm
    $128,372/yr
    Range: $109K - $160K
    6 salaries
    $128,372/yr
    $109K$160K
    Theravance
    $163,329/yr
    Range: $124K - $170K
    6 salaries
    $163,329/yr
    $124K$170K
    Adobe
    $158,506/yr
    Range: $151K - $185K
    5 salaries
    $158,506/yr
    $151K$185K
    Pacific Biosciences
    $121,851/yr
    Range: $109K - $127K
    5 salaries
    $121,851/yr
    $109K$127K
    Amyris
    $156,526/yr
    Range: $91K - $163K
    5 salaries
    $156,526/yr
    $91K$163K
    OncoMed Pharmaceuticals
    $116,625/yr
    Range: $111K - $132K
    5 salaries
    $116,625/yr
    $111K$132K
    FICO
    $138,852/yr
    Range: $128K - $149K
    4 salaries
    $138,852/yr
    $128K$149K
    Exelixis
    $121,469/yr
    Range: $109K - $163K
    4 salaries
    $121,469/yr
    $109K$163K
    Carl Zeiss Meditec
    $118,519/yr
    Range: $113K - $124K
    4 salaries
    $118,519/yr
    $113K$124K
    Intrexon
    $132,152/yr
    Range: $127K - $138K
    4 salaries
    $132,152/yr
    $127K$138K
    Envia Systems
    $108,233/yr
    Range: $102K - $116K
    4 salaries
    $108,233/yr
    $102K$116K
    Circuit Therapeutics
    $126,939/yr
    Range: $124K - $133K
    4 salaries
    $126,939/yr
    $124K$133K
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $104,940/yr
    Range: $95K - $117K
    3 salaries
    $104,940/yr
    $95K$117K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $150,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $150,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Government
    $110,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $110,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $115,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $115,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    5001 to 10000 employees
     
    Company - Public
    $127,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $127,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $6k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $135,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $135,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $7k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
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