Scientist Salaries in Palo Alto, CA

Salary estimated from 83 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.
Average in Palo Alto, CA
$120,824 per year
44% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$47,000
$227,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Scientist is $120,824 per year in Palo Alto, CA, which is 44% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 83 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
6 salaries
$140,000 per year
$103,842 per year
$136,053 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$101,749 per year
$110,366 per year
$147,594 per year
$74,492 per year
$119,402 per year

Scientist job openings

Scientist III
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Santa Clara, CA
Scientist
Exponent
Menlo Park, CA
Associate Scientist I – Analytical Core Team
Gilead Sciences
Foster City, CA
Scientist jobs in Palo Alto, CA