Research Scientist Salary in San Jose, California (United States)

A Research Scientist in San Jose, California earns an average salary of $107,012 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.
Research Scientist in San Jose, California Total Pay (?
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$66,884 - $134,857
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MEDIAN: $107,012
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National Salary Data

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$66,884 - $134,857  
   
Bonus
$1,021 - $15,242  
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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$60,586 - $143,489  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 52
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Experience Affects Research Scientist in San Jose, California Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%
National Average
$108,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Research Scientist in San Jose, California Salaries

National Average
$108,000
Data Analysis
up arrow 5%
Research Analysis
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Gender

Female
19%
female alumni
 
Male
81%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 6%
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