Researcher salary in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

Average salary
$99,000/yr
Based on 564 income tax records
$33,000
$357,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$33,000
$357,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Researchers make?
The average total salary for a Researcher is $99,000 per year. This is based on data from 564 TurboTax users who reported their job as Researcher and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Researcher salary can vary between $33,000 to $357,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Researcher salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Hayward, CA
13 income tax records
$126,500/yr
$57K – $137K
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Santa Cruz, CA
14 income tax records
$125,500/yr
$73K – $173K
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San Jose, CA
54 income tax records
$117,000/yr
$68K – $166K
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San Mateo, CA
30 income tax records
$116,000/yr
$88K – $143K
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Mountain View, CA
37 income tax records
$112,500/yr
$66K – $204K
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Fremont, CA
17 income tax records
$109,500/yr
$61K – $146K
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Sunnyvale, CA
25 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$75K – $165K
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Santa Clara, CA
17 income tax records
$108,000/yr
$64K – $179K
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Oakland, CA
72 income tax records
$101,000/yr
$73K – $137K
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San Francisco, CA
179 income tax records
$100,500/yr
$64K – $163K
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Berkeley, CA
41 income tax records
$94,000/yr
$66K – $142K
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Redwood City, CA
21 income tax records
$92,000/yr
$72K – $150K
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Menlo Park, CA
20 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$60K – $220K
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South San Francisco, CA
13 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$63K – $121K
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Palo Alto, CA
45 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$59K – $119K
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Woodland, CA
11 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$63K – $82K
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Albany, CA
14 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$55K – $80K
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Davis, CA
28 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$44K – $76K
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Sacramento, CA
36 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$42K – $71K

Researcher salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Genentech, San Mateo County, CA
11 income tax records
$150,000/yr
$121K – $162K
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Northwell Health, San Mateo County, CA
26 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$56K – $73K
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University Of California Sf, San Francisco County, CA
20 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$47K – $67K
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University Of California, Alameda County, CA
17 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$37K – $64K

Researcher demographics in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

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53% are single
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47% are married
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33% have kids
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38% own a home

Researcher salaries by age in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

$0
$32,250
$64,500
$96,750
$129,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Researchers in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

564 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a researcher in San Francisco Metro Area, CA is $99,000 per year. Researcher salaries in San Francisco Metro Area, CA can vary between $33,000 to $357,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 564 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as researcher.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for researchers near San Francisco Metro Area, CA: Genentech ($150,000 a year), Northwell Health ($63,500 a year), and University of California Sf ($53,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for researchers near San Francisco Metro Area, CA: Hayward, CA ($126,500 a year), Santa Cruz, CA ($125,500 a year), and San Jose, CA ($117,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.