Research Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA

Salary estimated from 23 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 21, 2018
Average in San Francisco, CA
$101,866 per year
30% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$15,000
$271,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $101,866 per year in San Francisco, CA, which is 30% 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 Francisco, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$112,786 per year
$300,000 per year
$76,274 per year
$63,098 per year
$117,778 per year
Research Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$81,103 per year
$130,502 per year
$148,110 per year
$118,173 per year
$169,927 per year

Research Scientist job openings

Scientist/Senior Scientist – Cell/Molecular Biology
Ambys Medicines
San Francisco, CA
Specialist- Immunology Research
University of California - San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
Scientist
Audentes Therapeutics
South San Francisco, CA
Research Associate (entry level)
JUUL Labs
San Francisco, CA
Scientist
Charles River Laboratories
San Francisco, CA
Research Associate, Discovery Biology/Molecular Biology
Surrozen
South San Francisco, CA
Research Scientist jobs in San Francisco, CA