Staff Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

2,711 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$99,708 / yr
26% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,745
Range$2,035 - $21,358

How much does a Staff Scientist make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Staff Scientist is $99,708 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,711 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Scientist employees in San Francisco, CA.

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Salaries in San Francisco, CA

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Staff Scientist - Monthly

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

$10,757/mo

Range: $10K - $13K

27 salaries

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$10,757/mo
$10K$13K

Staff Scientist

Codexis

$102,047/yr

Range: $93K - $135K

23 salaries

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$102,047/yr
$93K$135K

Staff Scientist

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

$134,791/yr

Range: $101K - $168K

19 salaries

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$134,791/yr
$101K$168K

Staff Scientist

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

$136,523/yr

Range: $113K - $181K

18 salaries

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$136,523/yr
$113K$181K

Staff Scientist

Lawrence Berkeley Lab

$153,216/yr

Range: $114K - $166K

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$153,216/yr
$114K$166K

Staff Scientist

Thermo Fisher Scientific

$125,591/yr

Range: $114K - $142K

12 salaries

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$125,591/yr
$114K$142K

Staff Scientist

Buck Institute

$65,330/yr

Range: $55K - $78K

11 salaries

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$65,330/yr
$55K$78K

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Staff Scientist

Bio-Rad Laboratories

$126,724/yr

Range: $107K - $131K

7 salaries

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$126,724/yr
$107K$131K

Staff Scientist

Blood Systems Research Institute

$84,508/yr

Range: $68K - $91K

7 salaries

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$84,508/yr
$68K$91K

Staff Scientist

Pacific Biosciences

$139,735/yr

Range: $123K - $164K

6 salaries

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$139,735/yr
$123K$164K

Staff Scientist

Envia Systems

$103,034/yr

Range: $101K - $106K

6 salaries

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$103,034/yr
$101K$106K

Staff Scientist

Catalyst Biosciences

$104,148/yr

Range: $97K - $107K

6 salaries

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$104,148/yr
$97K$107K

Staff Scientist

Bayer

$124,137/yr

Range: $114K - $158K

6 salaries

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$124,137/yr
$114K$158K

Staff Scientist - Monthly

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

$11,642/mo

Range: $10K - $13K

5 salaries

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$11,642/mo
$10K$13K

Staff Scientist

Gladstone Institutes

$82,305/yr

Range: $79K - $86K

4 salaries

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$82,305/yr
$79K$86K

Staff Scientist

Arcadis

$82,331/yr

Range: $69K - $88K

4 salaries

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$82,331/yr
$69K$88K

Staff Scientist

Protelix

$108,716/yr

Range: $108K - $111K

3 salaries

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$108,716/yr
$108K$111K

Staff Scientist

Life Technologies

$129,582/yr

Range: $105K - $133K

3 salaries

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$129,582/yr
$105K$133K

Staff Scientist

Fluidigm

$145,221/yr

Range: $116K - $178K

3 salaries

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$145,221/yr
$116K$178K

Staff Scientist

Carl Zeiss Meditec

$134,786/yr

Range: $134K - $137K

3 salaries

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$134,786/yr
$134K$137K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$12,000
monthly
A Staff Scientist reported making $12,000 per month
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$85,906
per year
A Staff Scientist reported making $85,906 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$150,984
per year
A Staff Scientist reported making $150,984 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$119,198
per year
A Staff Scientist reported making $119,198 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$139,197
per year
A Staff Scientist reported making $139,197 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$59,599
per year
A Staff Scientist reported making $59,599 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$64,627
per year
A Staff Scientist reported making $64,627 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$99,427
per year
A Staff Research Scientist reported making $99,427 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
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