Research Scientist Salaries in South San Francisco, CA

Salary estimated from 18 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.
Average in South San Francisco, CA
$109,494 per year
36% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$54,000
$184,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $109,494 per year in South San Francisco, CA, which is 36% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 18 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 South San Francisco, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$115,996 per year
Research Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$130,504 per year
$154,287 per year
$148,869 per year
$115,896 per year
$133,347 per year

Research Scientist job openings

Scientist, Small Molecule Drug Discovery
23andMe
South San Francisco, CA
Scientist, Discovery Biology
Surrozen
South San Francisco, CA
Scientist/Senior Scientist – Cell/Molecular Biology
Ambys Medicines
San Francisco, CA
Research Scientist jobs in South San Francisco, CA