Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA

Salary estimated from 39 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 8, 2018
Average in San Francisco, CA
$116,074 per year
34% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$38,000
$235,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Scientist is $116,074 per year in San Francisco, CA, which is 34% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 39 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
$174,433 per year
$82,994 per year
$122,573 per year
$99,843 per year
$100,000 per year
$131,604 per year
$35.00 per hour
$27.11 per hour
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$90,153 per year
$78,027 per year
$111,409 per year
$97,602 per year
$64,156 per year

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South San Francisco, CA
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Scientist jobs in San Francisco, CA