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Senior Research Scientist Salaries in San Jose, CA Area

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1,592 SalariesUpdated Nov 17, 2016
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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    Yahoo
    $172,923/yr
    Range: $155K - $190K
    8 salaries
    $172,923
    $155K$190K
    Nokia
    $115,517/yr
    Range: $99K - $130K
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    $99K - $130K
    $99K$130K
    Clean Cell International
    $94,890/yr
    Range: $89K - $102K
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    $89K - $102K
    $89K$102K
    Nielsen
    $96,752/yr
    Range: $93K - $100K
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    $93K - $100K
    $93K$100K
    Nuance
    $155,886/yr
    Range: $148K - $160K
    1 employee salary or estimate
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    $148K - $160K
    $148K$160K
    Cepheid
    $99,971/yr
    Range: $96K - $104K
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    $96K - $104K
    $96K$104K
    ELORET Corp.
    $100,310/yr
    Range: $95K - $104K
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    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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