Salary estimated from 13 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.
Average in San Jose, CA
$126,862 per year
▲59% Above national average
How much does a Research Scientist make in San Jose, CA?
The average salary for a Research Scientist is $126,862 per year in San Jose, CA, which is 59% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 13 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Research Scientist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Research Scientist is 2-4 years.
Research Scientist salaries by company in San Jose, CA
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