Salary estimated from 8 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: June 23, 2018
Average in San Jose, CA
$38.55 per hour
▲39% Above national average
How much does a Scientist make in San Jose, CA?
The average salary for a Scientist is $38.55 per hour in San Jose, CA, which is 39% 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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