Scientist Salaries in San Francisco, CA

Salary estimated from 23 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: February 15, 2019
Average in San Francisco, CA
$102,379 per year
14% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$52,000
$170,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Scientist is $102,379 per year in San Francisco, CA, which is 14% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 23 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
$124,188 per year
$100,000 per year
$85,531 per year
$129,330 per year
$35.00 per hour
$27.11 per hour
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$90,499 per year
$80,273 per year
$106,781 per year
$81,826 per year
$26.71 per hour

Scientist job openings

 Cell Biology / Pharmacology Scientist
Carmot Therapeutics
San Francisco, CA
Molecular Biology Scientist
Paragon Genomics
San Francisco Bay Area, CA
Scientist/Sr. Scientist
Harpoon Therapeutics
San Francisco, CA
Scientist jobs in San Francisco, CA