Senior Scientist Salary in South San Francisco, CA (April 2018) | Glassdoor

Senior Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

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2,771 SalariesUpdated Apr 14, 2018
Average Base Pay
$117,344/yr
24% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$85K
Low
$117K
Average
$157K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,878
Range$2,258 - $24,275
How much does a Senior Scientist make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Senior Scientist is $117,344 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,771 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
    $168,506/yr
    Range: $112K - $235K
    32 salaries
    $168,506
    $112K$235K
    Amgen
    $129,864/yr
    Range: $119K - $155K
    16 salaries
    $129,864
    $119K$155K
    Pfizer
    $113,447/yr
    Range: $105K - $132K
    11 salaries
    $113,447
    $105K$132K
    Theravance
    $151,023/yr
    Range: $120K - $165K
    6 salaries
    $151,023
    $120K$165K
    Exelixis
    $122,465/yr
    Range: $103K - $160K
    4 salaries
    $122,465
    $103K$160K
    Fluidigm
    $131,311/yr
    Range: $123K - $152K
    4 salaries
    $131,311
    $123K$152K
    Intrexon
    $126,552/yr
    Range: $121K - $130K
    3 salaries
    $126,552
    $121K$130K

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    Monogram Biosciences
    $125,993/yr
    Range: $103K - $166K
    3 salaries
    $125,993
    $103K$166K
    Rigel Pharmaceuticals
    $123,117/yr
    Range: $121K - $126K
    3 salaries
    $123,117
    $121K$126K
    Merck
    $117,071/yr
    Range: $106K - $129K
    2 salaries
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    $106K - $129K
    $106K$129K
    Pharmaceutical Product Development
    $71,975/yr
    Range: $69K - $74K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $69K - $74K
    $69K$74K
    Eurofins Scientific
    $42/hr
    Range: $40 - $44
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $40 - $44
    hourly
    $40$44
    Eurofins Scientific
    $76,062/yr
    Range: $74K - $79K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $74K - $79K
    $74K$79K
    Solazyme
    $125,357/yr
    Range: $121K - $131K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $121K - $131K
    $121K$131K
    ALZA
    $119,731/yr
    Range: $114K - $124K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $114K - $124K
    $114K$124K
    Celera Group
    $104,167/yr
    Range: $100K - $109K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $100K - $109K
    $100K$109K
    FivePrime Therapeutics
    $124,204/yr
    Range: $119K - $129K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $119K - $129K
    $119K$129K
    Sutro Biopharma
    $116,648/yr
    Range: $111K - $121K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $111K - $121K
    $111K$121K
    Catalyst Biosciences
    $134,957/yr
    Range: $129K - $139K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $129K - $139K
    $129K$139K
    Renovis
    $125,382/yr
    Range: $121K - $132K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $121K - $132K
    $121K$132K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $133,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $133,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    $3k stock bonus
    $4k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
    5001 to 10000 employees
     
    Company - Public
    $133,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $133,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $160,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $160,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $40k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Public
    $105,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $105,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $113,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $113,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
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