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Novartis Pharmaceuticals - San Diego, CA
4 FDA approved drugs; 15+ clinical candidates; 400+ patents; 20 years of GNF history! For over 21 years, the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation (GNF) has been doing...
1 day ago
Novartis Pharmaceuticals - San Diego, CA
Inventing solutions where none exist! This position offers a unique opportunity to build upon 20+ years of drug discovery at GNF, which has resulted in 4 FDA approved drugs, 15 current clinical...
1 day ago
Gritstone Oncology, Inc. - Emeryville, CA
Position Summary: Reporting to the Senior Director, Antibody Discovery and Engineering, and working closely with the Antibody Discovery Team, the Principal Scientist / Associate Director of Protein...
2 days ago
Amgen - Thousand Oaks, CA
Working knowledge of large molecule analysis Experience in a wide variety of analytical and physicochemical techniques including chromatography (High- Performance Liquid Chromatography: HPLC, Gas Chromatography...
2 days ago
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) - San Diego, CA
Job ID 303615BR Principal Scientist I/II - Cancer Therapeutics / Novartis - GNF 4 FDA approved drugs; 15+ clinical candidates; 400+ patents; 21 years of GNF history!...
1 day ago
Genentech - South San Francisco, CA
We are looking for an immunogenicity expert to lead our efforts in the field, while partnering with the BioAnalytical Sciences (BAS) Leadership team. This individual will provide strategic...
1 day ago
Pfizer - San Diego, CA
Job Information Pfizer Principal Scientist (PhD), Biophysics in La Jolla, California ROLE SUMMARY Pfizer Oncology R&D in La Jolla, California is seeking an accomplished Principal Scientist in Biophysics...
2 days ago
Gritstone Oncology, Inc. - Emeryville, CA
Position Summary Reporting to the Senior Director, Antibody Discovery and Engineering, the Principal Scientist / Associate Director of Protein Sciences will lead a small team of scientists and will...
2 days ago
Neurocrine - San Diego, CA
. _ Your Contributions (include, but are not limited to): Design and perform advanced, complex experimental troubleshooting and method development related in vivo and ex vivo animal models to support...
2 days ago
Medtronic - Los Angeles, CA
Responsible for performing chemical characterization analysis, analytical method development and validations....
18 hours ago
Bayer Inc. - Burbank, CA
Scientist, are to:* Develop and implement comprehensive strategies for environmental risk assessments leveraging expert knowledge of regulatory policies and areas where testing will support higher...
4 days ago
NGM Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. - South San Francisco, CA
NGM is excited to hire a Principal Scientist for our Protein Chemistry group....
4 days ago
Allogene Therapeutics, Inc. - South San Francisco, CA
Job Description: Allogene is seeking a Senior/Principal Scientist, Process Development to support the development and characterization of late stage manufacturing processes for Allogene's CAR T therapies...
5 days ago
Pfizer - La Jolla, CA
ROLE SUMMARY Pfizer Oncology R&D in La Jolla, California is seeking an accomplished Principal Scientist in Biophysics to join the Biochemistry and Quantitative Pharmacology group....
6 days ago
Pfizer - San Diego, CA
Principal Scientist in La Jolla, California Role Summary We seek an accomplished Sr....
7 days ago

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Salary for Principal Scientist Jobs in California

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$115,141

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Principal Scientists in California offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (46.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Master's Degree (22.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (0.8%)
  • High School or GED (0.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (0.3%)
  • Some College (0.1%)
  • Some High School (0.0%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Principal Scientists in California
  • None (32.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (18.1%)
  • 1-2 years (16.9%)
  • 4-6 years (11.4%)
  • 6-8 years (7.8%)
  • 2-4 years (7.0%)
  • 10+ years (6.0%)

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