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Senior Scientist Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$158,470/yr
28% above national average
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$118K
Low
$158K
Average
$210K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,030
Range$2,697 - $30,946
How much does a Senior Scientist make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Scientist is $158,470 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,113 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Scientist employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Philips Lighting
    $131,833/yr
    Range: $103K - $177K
    7 salaries
    $131,833/yr
    $103K$177K
    Adobe
    $152,677/yr
    Range: $131K - $180K
    5 salaries
    $152,677/yr
    $131K$180K
    BD
    $102,765/yr
    Range: $80K - $127K
    2 salaries
    About
    $80K - $127K
    $80K$127K
    GLOBAL ENERGY INNOVATIONS
    $87,511/yr
    Range: $82K - $93K
    2 salaries
    About
    $82K - $93K
    $82K$93K
    Stryker
    $95,000/yr
    Range: $91K - $100K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $91K - $100K
    $91K$100K
    Roche
    $72,000/yr
    Range: $70K - $75K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $70K - $75K
    $70K$75K
    Lenovo
    $167,000/yr
    Range: $160K - $174K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $160K - $174K
    $160K$174K

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    FICO
    $163,199/yr
    Range: $158K - $169K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $158K - $169K
    $158K$169K
    JDSU
    $108,659/yr
    Range: $105K - $112K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $105K - $112K
    $105K$112K
    Abbott Vascular
    $102,000/yr
    Range: $97K - $106K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $97K - $106K
    $97K$106K
    SiRF Technology
    $126,974/yr
    Range: $121K - $131K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $121K - $131K
    $121K$131K
    Lumileds
    $115,000/yr
    Range: $111K - $120K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $111K - $120K
    $111K$120K
    Complete Genomics
    $120,000/yr
    Range: $114K - $124K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $114K - $124K
    $114K$124K
    Ferro
    $126,348/yr
    Range: $123K - $130K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $123K - $130K
    $123K$130K
    Confometrx
    $97,014/yr
    Range: $93K - $100K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $93K - $100K
    $93K$100K
    QMAT
    $146,000/yr
    Range: $139K - $152K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $139K - $152K
    $139K$152K
    Adobe
    $168,421/yr
    Range: $124K - $210K
    47 salaries
    $168,421/yr
    $124K$210K
    eBay
    $131,596/yr
    Range: $121K - $142K
    7 salaries
    $131,596/yr
    $121K$142K
    IBM
    $150,522/yr
    Range: $120K - $181K
    2 salaries
    About
    $120K - $181K
    $120K$181K
    Aptina Imaging
    $124,497/yr
    Range: $117K - $129K
    2 salaries
    About
    $117K - $129K
    $117K$129K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $125,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k stock bonus
    $12k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Public
    $118,100
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $118,100 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $110,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $110,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $115,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $115,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $85,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $85,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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