Average Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Product Development Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$91,279
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$3,000
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The average salary for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Product Development skills in San Jose, California is $91,279.
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$74k
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$91k
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$100k
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MEDIAN $91,279
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Salary
$74k - $100k
Bonus
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$74k - $103k

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Job Description for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Research Scientist, Biotechnology Tasks
  • Focus on areas that affect vital processes such as growth and aging.
  • Research or study chemical composition and processes of living organisms.
  • Determine chemical actions and effects on organisms such as the action of foods, drugs, or other substances on body functions and tissues.

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Popular Skills for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Skills in Biotechnology, Molecular Biology and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average.
Employees with Research Scientist, Biotechnology in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 4.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cambridge, Massachusetts (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Madison, Wisconsin (28.8% less), Los Angeles, California (10.4% less) and San Diego, California (3.7% less).

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