Chemist Salaries in San Francisco, CA

Salary estimated from 12 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: January 26, 2018
Average in San Francisco, CA
$98,014 per year
53% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$49,000
$156,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Chemist make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Chemist is $98,014 per year in San Francisco, CA, which is 53% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 12 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Chemist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Chemist is 1-3 years.
Chemist salaries by company in San Francisco, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$107,561 per year
Chemist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$50,741 per year
$60,891 per year
$64,698 per year
$60,325 per year
$45,422 per year

Chemist job openings

R&D Chemist
Benefit Cosmetics
San Francisco, CA
Scientist I
Exelixis Inc.
South San Francisco, CA
Scientist, Small Molecule Drug Discovery Chemistry, Genentech Research
Genentech
South San Francisco, CA
Scientist, Small Molecule Discovery Chemistry, Genentech Research
Genentech
South San Francisco, CA
Associate Research Scientist (Medicinal Chemistry)
Exelixis Inc.
South San Francisco, CA
Physicist/Chemist Postdoctoral Scholar
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
San Francisco Bay Area, CA
Chemist jobs in San Francisco, CA