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Research Scientist, Biotechnology Salary in San Francisco

A Research Scientist, Biotechnology in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $88,463 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$51,519 - $109,511
(Median)
$52K
$88K
$110K
MEDIAN: $88,462
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Salary
$51,519 - $109,511  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,442  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$51,609 - $114,415  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 75

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Experience Affects Research Scientist, Biotechnology in San Francisco, California Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
0%

National Average
$91,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Skills That Affect Research Scientist, Biotechnology in San Francisco, California Salaries

Data Analysis
up arrow 9%

Biotechnology
up arrow 3%

Bioinformatics
up arrow 2%

National Average
$91,000

Molecular Biology
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 97% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 3%
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