Research Scientist Salaries in San Jose, CA

Salary estimated from 23 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.
Average in San Jose, CA
$130,203 per year
66% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$57,000
$232,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Research Scientist make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $130,203 per year in San Jose, CA, which is 66% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 23 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
CompanyAverage salary
$145,275 per year
$119,658 per year
$187,085 per year
Research Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$77,629 per year
$117,877 per year
$149,939 per year
$117,240 per year
$153,288 per year

Research Scientist job openings

Materials Scientist/Engineer
Lumileds
San Jose, CA
Research Scientist, Google Brain (United States)
Google
Mountain View, CA
Principal Scientist
Guavus
San Jose, CA
Research Scientist jobs in San Jose, CA