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Research Scientist Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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1,592 SalariesUpdated Apr 5, 2018
Average Base Pay
$105,314/yr
26% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$76K
Low
$105K
Average
$144K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,900
Range$2,081 - $22,339
How much does a Research Scientist make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $105,314 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 1,592 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Intel Corporation
    $129,816/yr
    Range: $105K - $178K
    102 salaries
    $129,816
    $105K$178K
    NVIDIA
    $140,471/yr
    Range: $123K - $155K
    17 salaries
    $140,471
    $123K$155K
    Yahoo
    $141,931/yr
    Range: $132K - $154K
    14 salaries
    $141,931
    $132K$154K
    McAfee
    $124,011/yr
    Range: $97K - $137K
    7 salaries
    $124,011
    $97K$137K
    Agilent Technologies
    $119,635/yr
    Range: $105K - $145K
    4 salaries
    $119,635
    $105K$145K
    Timbre Technologies
    $103,758/yr
    Range: $100K - $112K
    3 salaries
    $103,758
    $100K$112K
    Abbott Labs
    $101,097/yr
    Range: $74K - $128K
    2 salaries
    About
    $74K - $128K
    $74K$128K

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    Nanosyn
    $80,175/yr
    Range: $77K - $83K
    2 salaries
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    $77K - $83K
    $77K$83K
    Crown Bioscience
    $64,421/yr
    Range: $60K - $69K
    2 salaries
    About
    $60K - $69K
    $60K$69K
    Intel Corporation
    $105,838/yr
    Range: $100K - $110K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $100K - $110K
    $100K$110K
    Intel Corporation
    $7,359/mo
    Range: $7K - $8K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $7K - $8K
    $7K$8K
    Intel Corporation
    $131,578/yr
    Range: $125K - $135K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $125K - $135K
    $125K$135K
    Google
    $153,586/yr
    Range: $148K - $161K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $148K - $161K
    $148K$161K
    Lumenis
    $93,880/yr
    Range: $90K - $98K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $90K - $98K
    $90K$98K
    Yahoo
    $135,484/yr
    Range: $132K - $138K
    13 salaries
    $135,484
    $132K$138K
    Intel Corporation
    $165,774/yr
    Range: $134K - $190K
    12 salaries
    $165,774
    $134K$190K
    NVIDIA
    $188,006/yr
    Range: $156K - $210K
    5 salaries
    $188,006
    $156K$210K
    Agilent Technologies
    $133,752/yr
    Range: $112K - $160K
    5 salaries
    $133,752
    $112K$160K
    Yahoo
    $191,252/yr
    Range: $180K - $198K
    3 salaries
    $191,252
    $180K$198K
    $143,779
    $139K$151K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $91,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $91,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Government
    $170,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $170,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $70k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $154,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $154,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k stock bonus
    $22k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $105,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $105,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $140,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $140,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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