How much does a Chief Chemist make in San Francisco, CA? The average Chief Chemist salary in San Francisco, CA is $116,364 as of August 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $99,170 and $141,272. 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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Ascendis Pharma - Redwood City , CA
Position Description We are seeking an exceptional organic chemist to join our development chemistry team and take a key role in the CMO management, tech transfer and chemistry optimization. The ...
ZipRecruiter - 77 days ago
Clean Harbors - South San Francisco , CA
Responsibilities The Opportunity Clean Harbors South San Francisco, CA is looking for a Field Chemist to join their safety conscious team at Lawrence Livermore National Lab! This person would be ...
Clean Harbors - 25 days ago
NeoLife - Hayward , CA
Salary: Competitive compensation based on experience NeoLife is a nutrition company that's been in business for more than 60 years, since 1958, and operating in over 50 countries around the world. We ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Advantage Resourcing - Hercules , CA
Advantage Resourcing is seeking a Chemist in the CDG Global Sustaining and Product Support that has experience in HPLC. Help design and execute reliability study on our D-100 HPLC platform * Minimum ...
Staffmark - 7 days ago
Tucker Parker Smith Group (TPS Group) - Hercules , CA
Chemist Location: Hercules, CA Pay Rate: DOE 5-month assignment (potential to extend) On behalf of our client in the biotech industry, we are seeking a 'Chemist' to join their CDG Global Sustaining ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
Understanding Recruitment - San Francisco , CA
We are currently seeking a Quantum Chemist to join a leading quantum computing startup that's aiming to break through the global market with its cloud software that allows classically trained ...
LinkedIn - 34 days ago
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Chief Chemist in 2021?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Chief Chemist in San Francisco, CA. The base salary for Chief Chemist ranges from $99,170 to $141,272 with the average base salary of $116,364. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $103,385 to $152,143 with the average total cash compensation of $122,648.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $116,364 $99,170 - $141,272
Bonus $6,283 $4,216 - $10,872
Total Pay $122,648 $103,385 - $152,143
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
* Total Pay combines base salary, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job.
CITY, STATE AVERAGE SALARY RANGE COMPARE TO San Francisco, CA
CITY, STATE Daly City, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $99,170 - $141,272 COMPARE TO San Francisco, CA 0%
CITY, STATE Berkeley, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $94,410 - $134,491 COMPARE TO San Francisco, CA
CITY, STATE Oakland, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $94,410 - $134,491 COMPARE TO San Francisco, CA
CITY, STATE Vallejo, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $89,158 - $127,009 COMPARE TO San Francisco, CA
CITY, STATE Hayward, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $94,251 - $134,265 COMPARE TO San Francisco, CA
CITY, STATE Concord, CA AVERAGE SALARY RANGE $88,967 - $126,738 COMPARE TO San Francisco, CA
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JOB TITLE LOCATION MINIMUM SALARY MAXIMUM SALARY
JOB TITLE Chemist LOCATION San Francisco, CA MINIMUM SALARY $67,528 MAXIMUM SALARY $85,910
JOB TITLE Chemist I LOCATION San Francisco, CA MINIMUM SALARY $66,891 MAXIMUM SALARY $84,932
JOB TITLE Chemist II LOCATION San Francisco, CA MINIMUM SALARY $83,948 MAXIMUM SALARY $108,540
JOB TITLE Chemist III LOCATION San Francisco, CA MINIMUM SALARY $100,511 MAXIMUM SALARY $126,597
JOB TITLE Chemist IV LOCATION San Francisco, CA MINIMUM SALARY $128,570 MAXIMUM SALARY $156,751
JOB TITLE Chemist V LOCATION San Francisco, CA MINIMUM SALARY $143,937 MAXIMUM SALARY $183,552
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