How much does a Biochemist make in San Jose, CA? The average Biochemist salary in San Jose, CA is $89,301 as of December 27, 2022, but the range typically falls between $81,401 and $97,801. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Biochemist requires a bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Evaluates the physical properties of various living organisms in order to investigate their applications to medicine and other industries. Being a Biochemist relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Is familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. In addition, Biochemist performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)

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