Scientist salary in Alameda County, CA

Average salary
$118,000/yr
Based on 709 income tax records
$43,500
$303,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$43,500
$303,500
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 Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Scientist is $118,000 per year. This is based on data from 709 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $43,500 to $303,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Scientist salary by location

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Average salary per year*
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Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Genentech, Alameda County, CA
15 income tax records
$201,500/yr
$146K – $295K
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Amyris, Alameda County, CA
18 income tax records
$155,500/yr
$126K – $253K
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Lawrence Livermore National Secu, Alameda County, CA
71 income tax records
$146,500/yr
$126K – $177K
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10X Genomics, Alameda County, CA
14 income tax records
$127,000/yr
$98K – $179K
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Zymergen, Alameda County, CA
16 income tax records
$125,500/yr
$111K – $148K
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Arcus Biosciences, Alameda County, CA
10 income tax records
$114,000/yr
$94K – $160K
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TriNet, Alameda County, CA
41 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$87K – $155K
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University Of California, Alameda County, CA
58 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$56K – $128K

Scientist demographics in Alameda County, CA

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43% are single
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57% are married
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40% have kids
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55% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Alameda County, CA

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The average salary for a scientist in Alameda County, CA is $118,000 per year. Scientist salaries in Alameda County, CA can vary between $43,500 to $303,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 709 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists in Alameda County, CA: Genentech ($201,500 a year), Amyris ($155,500 a year), and Lawrence Livermore National Secu ($146,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists in Alameda County, CA: Orinda, CA ($182,500 a year), Millbrae, CA ($174,500 a year), and San Carlos, CA ($167,500 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.