Average Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Data Analysis Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$106,030
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$12,000
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The average salary for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Data Analysis skills in San Francisco, California is $106,030.
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$53k
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$106k
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$129k
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MEDIAN $106,030
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Salary
$53k - $129k
Bonus
$970 - $16k
Total Pay
$55k - $137k

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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.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Skills in Bioinformatics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Protein Purification, Product Development, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology.

Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

An early career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $95,990 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $112,240 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $121,027 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Fremont, California (34.1% less), San Diego, California (23.6% less) and Gaithersburg, Maryland (20.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Early Career
62.1%
Mid Career
17.2%
Experienced
20.7%

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