Scientist Salaries in Palo Alto, CA

Salary estimated from 8 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: January 15, 2019
Average in Palo Alto, CA
$121,446 per year
36% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$61,000
$185,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Scientist make in Palo Alto, CA?

The average salary for a Scientist is $121,446 per year in Palo Alto, CA, which is 36% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 8 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Scientist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Scientist is 1-3 years.
Scientist salaries by company in Palo Alto, CA
CompanyAverage salary
5 salaries
$140,000 per year
$139,768 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$89,097 per year
$81,424 per year
$101,784 per year
$106,781 per year
$84,029 per year

Scientist job openings

Scientist
Exponent
Menlo Park, CA
Scientist – Molecular Biology
Quantapore
Menlo Park, CA
Research Scientist
LVIS Corporation
Palo Alto, CA
Scientist jobs in Palo Alto, CA