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Senior Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$129,352/yr
25% above national average
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$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
    $179,471/yr
    Range: $118K - $201K
    33 salaries
    $179,471/yr
    $118K$201K
    Amgen
    $133,688/yr
    Range: $127K - $162K
    17 salaries
    $133,688/yr
    $127K$162K
    Pfizer
    $117,121/yr
    Range: $105K - $140K
    14 salaries
    $117,121/yr
    $105K$140K
    Fluidigm
    $130,366/yr
    Range: $110K - $162K
    7 salaries
    $130,366/yr
    $110K$162K
    Theravance
    $164,893/yr
    Range: $126K - $172K
    6 salaries
    $164,893/yr
    $126K$172K
    Exelixis
    $122,632/yr
    Range: $110K - $164K
    4 salaries
    $122,632/yr
    $110K$164K
    Intrexon
    $133,418/yr
    Range: $129K - $139K
    4 salaries
    $133,418/yr
    $129K$139K

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    Monogram Biosciences
    $116,535/yr
    Range: $110K - $174K
    3 salaries
    $116,535/yr
    $110K$174K
    Rigel Pharmaceuticals
    $129,211/yr
    Range: $129K - $137K
    3 salaries
    $129,211/yr
    $129K$137K
    Merck
    $119,757/yr
    Range: $111K - $130K
    2 salaries
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    $111K - $130K
    $111K$130K
    FivePrime Therapeutics
    $141,766/yr
    Range: $126K - $159K
    2 salaries
    About
    $126K - $159K
    $126K$159K
    PPD
    $75,486/yr
    Range: $73K - $79K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $73K - $79K
    $73K$79K
    Eurofins Scientific
    $81,982/yr
    Range: $80K - $85K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $80K - $85K
    $80K$85K
    Eurofins Scientific
    $45/hr
    Range: $43 - $46
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $43 - $46
    hourly
    $43$46
    TerraVia
    $135,503/yr
    Range: $131K - $141K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $131K - $141K
    $131K$141K
    Corbion
    $160,682/yr
    Range: $155K - $167K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $155K - $167K
    $155K$167K
    ALZA
    $123,402/yr
    Range: $117K - $127K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $117K - $127K
    $117K$127K
    Celera Group
    $108,777/yr
    Range: $105K - $114K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $105K - $114K
    $105K$114K
    Achaogen
    $177,099/yr
    Range: $169K - $185K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $169K - $185K
    $169K$185K
    Sutro Biopharma
    $124,082/yr
    Range: $119K - $129K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $119K - $129K
    $119K$129K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Senior 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
    $24k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Public
    $80,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $80,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $121,500
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $121,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $115,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $115,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $120,898
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $120,898 per year
    Additional Pay
    $9k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
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