Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA

Salary estimated from 35 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 17, 2018
Average in San Francisco, CA
$119,974 per year
34% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$41,000
$239,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Scientist is $119,974 per year in San Francisco, CA, which is 34% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 35 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 San Francisco, CA
CompanyAverage salary
$172,495 per year
$122,573 per year
$100,000 per year
$87,320 per year
$111,040 per year
$35.00 per hour
$27.11 per hour
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$87,856 per year
$84,108 per year
$87,659 per year
$107,849 per year
$24.21 per hour

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San Francisco, CA
Scientist jobs in San Francisco, CA