Salary: Senior Research Scientist in San Jose, CA | Glassdoor

Senior Research Scientist Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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1,592 SalariesUpdated Oct 21, 2017
Average Base Pay
$130,639/yr
26% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$97K
Low
$131K
Average
$176K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,474
Range$2,401 - $26,508
How much does a Senior Research Scientist make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Research Scientist is $130,639 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,592 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Research Scientist employees in San Jose, CA.

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    eBay
    $132,950/yr
    Range: $121K - $142K
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    $132,950
    $121K$142K
    IBM
    $126,035/yr
    Range: $120K - $130K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $120K - $130K
    $120K$130K
    Amazon
    $126,250/yr
    Range: $120K - $130K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $120K - $130K
    $120K$130K
    Intel Corporation
    $140,163/yr
    Range: $135K - $147K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $135K - $147K
    $135K$147K
    NVIDIA
    $210,731/yr
    Range: $203K - $217K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $203K - $217K
    $203K$217K
    Toyota North America
    $129,316/yr
    Range: $123K - $135K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $123K - $135K
    $123K$135K
    ABB
    $130,308/yr
    Range: $126K - $136K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $126K - $136K
    $126K$136K

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    Amazon Lab126
    $140,608/yr
    Range: $136K - $146K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $136K - $146K
    $136K$146K
    Samsung Semiconductor
    $132,962/yr
    Range: $126K - $138K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $126K - $138K
    $126K$138K
    Philips Lighting
    $130,981/yr
    Range: $127K - $137K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $127K - $137K
    $127K$137K
    Accuray
    $128,194/yr
    Range: $123K - $133K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $123K - $133K
    $123K$133K
    Dawar Consulting
    $109,434/yr
    Range: $104K - $114K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $104K - $114K
    $104K$114K
    Lumentum Operations
    $110,370/yr
    Range: $106K - $114K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $106K - $114K
    $106K$114K
    TBA Global
    $123,559/yr
    Range: $119K - $129K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $119K - $129K
    $119K$129K
    HGST
    $129,773/yr
    Range: $124K - $136K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $124K - $136K
    $124K$136K
    Epson Research Development
    $114,538/yr
    Range: $110K - $119K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $110K - $119K
    $110K$119K
    Epson Research Development
    $113,408/yr
    Range: $111K - $118K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $111K - $118K
    $111K$118K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Senior Research 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
    $17k stock bonus
    $2k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
    10000+ employees
     
    Company - Public
    $119,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $119,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $122,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $122,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $165,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $165,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $120,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $120,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $148,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $148,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    $13k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $99,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $99,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    College / University
    $210,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $210,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $108k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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