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
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.
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