Research Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA

Salary estimated from 22 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 9, 2018
Average in San Francisco, CA
$119,256 per year
52% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$17,000
$320,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $119,256 per year in San Francisco, CA, which is 52% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 22 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
$112,261 per year
$76,274 per year
$63,098 per year
$119,832 per year
Research Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$77,629 per year
$149,939 per year
$77,295 per year
$117,240 per year
$153,288 per year

Research Scientist job openings

Quantitative and Statistical Research Associate- SOCIAL SCIENTISTS ONLY
Connection Lab
San Francisco, CA
Scientist, Biochemistry (Protein Sciences)
Chan Zuckerberg Biohub
San Francisco, CA
Research Associate (entry level)
JUUL Labs
San Francisco, CA
Clinical Scientist
BlackThorn Therapeutics
San Francisco, CA
Scientist, Cancer Immunology Biology
Pfizer Inc.
San Francisco, CA
Scientist, Discovery Biology
Surrozen
South San Francisco, CA
Research Scientist jobs in San Francisco, CA