Research Scientist Salaries in San Jose, CA

Salary estimated from 19 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.
Average in San Jose, CA
$135,776 per year
68% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$64,000
$233,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $135,776 per year in San Jose, CA, which is 68% 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 Jose, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$120,566 per year
$151,386 per year
$187,085 per year
Research Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$154,349 per year
$148,504 per year
$107,599 per year
$81,043 per year
$127,795 per year

Research Scientist job openings

Scientist
Aragen Bioscience Inc
Morgan Hill, CA
Post-doctoral Research Scientist for Energy Storage
IBM
San Jose, CA
Research Scientist, Google Brain (United States)
Google
Mountain View, CA
Research Scientist jobs in San Jose, CA