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Research Scientist salary in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

Average total salary*
$106,500/yr
Average per year
$106,500
Average per year
$106,500
$30,000
Total salary range**
$388,500
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Based on 379 income tax records from TurboTax
How much do Research Scientists make in San Francisco Metro Area, CA?
The average total salary for a Research Scientist in San Francisco Metro Area, CA is $106,500 per year. This is based on data from 379 Intuit users who reported their occupation as Research Scientist in 2019 and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Average per year
$106,500
Average per year
$106,500
$30,000
Total salary range**
$388,500
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Based on 379 income tax records from TurboTax

Salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Facebook, Alameda County, CA
31 income tax records
$296,500/yr
$261K – $331K
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Lawrence Livermore National Secu, Alameda County, CA
11 income tax records
$110,500/yr
$104K – $141K
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Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Alameda County, CA
18 income tax records
$94,500/yr
$67K – $112K
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Northwell Health, San Mateo County, CA
13 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$57K – $73K
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University Of California Sf, San Francisco County, CA
19 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$43K – $52K

Salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Cupertino, CA
10 income tax records
$223,000/yr
$116K – $343K
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Redwood City, CA
22 income tax records
$175,500/yr
$107K – $247K
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San Mateo, CA
28 income tax records
$158,000/yr
$123K – $241K
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San Jose, CA
40 income tax records
$154,000/yr
$93K – $216K
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Santa Clara, CA
25 income tax records
$152,000/yr
$88K – $220K
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Mountain View, CA
50 income tax records
$151,000/yr
$77K – $219K
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Fremont, CA
21 income tax records
$149,000/yr
$84K – $359K
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Menlo Park, CA
17 income tax records
$133,500/yr
$78K – $289K
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Sunnyvale, CA
33 income tax records
$130,000/yr
$83K – $196K
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Oakland, CA
24 income tax records
$112,000/yr
$62K – $244K

Research Scientist demographics

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59% are single
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41% are married
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22% have kids
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17% own a home

Research Scientist salaries by age

$0
$34,625
$69,250
$103,875
$138,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Research Scientists

379 full-time salaries from 2019

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Research Scholar
224 income tax records
$48,000/yr
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Researcher
4,399 income tax records
$63,500/yr
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Medical Laboratory Scientist
648 income tax records
$56,500/yr
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Clinical Laboratory Scientist
749 income tax records
$64,500/yr
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.