Research Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA

Salary estimated from 16 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: January 30, 2019
Average in San Francisco, CA
$108,180 per year
38% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$15,000
$289,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $108,180 per year in San Francisco, CA, which is 38% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 16 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 Francisco, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$300,000 per year
$69,351 per year
$128,147 per year
$63,098 per year
Research Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$150,030 per year
$126,782 per year
$162,561 per year
$90,461 per year
$40.81 per hour

Research Scientist job openings

Research Scientist, Google Brain (United States)
Google
San Francisco, CA
Scientist/Senior Scientist
Nkarta Therapeutics
San Francisco, CA
Research Assistant
Rumi Scientific
San Francisco, CA
Research Scientist jobs in San Francisco, CA