Average Materials Scientist Salary in San Francisco, California

Average Materials Scientist Salary in San Francisco, California

$97,800
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
25%
$81k
MEDIAN
$98k
75%
$120k

The average salary for a Materials Scientist is $97,800

Base Salary
$81k - $120k
Bonus
$5k - $23k
Total Pay
$81k - $138k
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What Do Materials Scientists Do?

Materials Scientist Tasks
  • Analyze existing materials and applications to provide solutions and testing for optimization.
  • Write grants and proposals to obtain contracts for production.
  • Directly interact with clients to demonstrate and show products.
  • Develop new compositions or formulas and define specifications for each.
  • Follow protocols to produce, test, and package products.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
100.0%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

100%

Dental

83%

Vision

83%