Research Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA

Salary estimated from 19 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 18, 2018
Average in San Francisco, CA
$107,599 per year
33% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$294,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $107,599 per year in San Francisco, CA, which is 33% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 19 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
$112,786 per year
$300,000 per year
$69,351 per year
$132,279 per year
$63,098 per year
Research Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$154,349 per year
$148,504 per year
$135,776 per year
$81,043 per year
$127,795 per year

Research Scientist job openings

Scientist, Molecular Biology
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies
San Francisco, CA
Scientist/Senior Scientist – Cell/Molecular Biology
Ambys Medicines
San Francisco, CA
Senior Scientist-Discovery Biology (Ph.D.)
Fochon Pharmaceuticals
San Francisco, CA
Research Scientist jobs in San Francisco, CA