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Abbott - Sylmar, CA
Our location in Sylmar ( CA), OR Remote currently has an opportunity for a Principal Scientist, Biocompatibility....
2 days ago
Abbott Laboratories - Los Angeles, CA
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Merck & Co., Inc. - South San Francisco, CA
Education: Required: Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Science, Chemistry, Chemical engineering, Biochemistry or related science Required Experience: Minimum of 3 years experience in a Pharmaceutical Development...
2 days ago
Genentech - South San Francisco, CA
The Position THE POSITION Title: Sr Principal Scientist/Distinguished Scientist (Membrane Protein) Structural Biology The Department of Structural Biology at Genentech has an outstanding opportunity...
11 hours ago
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd - San Diego, CA
Join us as a Principal Scientist, CBID Cytometry in our San Diego, CA office....
2 days ago
Bristol Myers Squibb Company - Redwood City, CA
Principal Scientist - Biochemistry Leads Discovery & Optimization, Redwood City, CA The Leads Discovery & Optimization (LDO) is a dynamic organization that supports the entire continuum of drug...
1 day ago
Fate Therapeutics, Inc. - San Diego, CA
training of junior scientists and other teams developing analytical methods, as a technical expert in potency assays Requirements Ph.D. in relevant scientific discipline e.g. immunology, cell biology, biochemistry...
2 days ago
Menlo Park, CA
Qualifications Advanced degree with a background in biology, biomedical engineering, biochemistry, cell & molecular biology, or related life science field is required....
11 hours ago
Vividion Therapeutics Inc - San Diego, CA
Principal Scientist, DMPK Company: Vividion Therapeutics. Inc....
1 day ago
Bristol Myers Squibb - Redwood City, CA
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the most...
2 days ago
Bristol Myers Squibb Company - Redwood City, CA
Position Summary: We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Associate Director or Senior Principal Scientist with deep oncology drug discovery and development experience to join the Lymphoid...
1 day ago
Bristol Myers Squibb Company - Redwood City, CA
Besides having a passion for computationally driven drug design, the candidate will be an expert in the field of organic synthesis and have hands on experience with a wide range of modern synthetic...
1 day ago
Pionyr Immunotherapeutics - South San Francisco, CA
Expertise in protein biochemistry and molecular biology skills designing plasmid constructs for recombinant protein expression, purification methods, and protein characterization using HPLC, DLS,....
3 hours ago
Bristol Myers Squibb Company - Redwood City, CA
We seek an experienced, creative Senior Principal Scientist in the field of Immune Oncology/Oncology to join our In Vivo Pharmacology team within the Tumor Microenvironment Thematic Research Center...
1 day ago
Pfizer - San Diego, CA
hours Principal Scientist, Oncology Pfizer La Jolla, CA 92037 Add to Favorites Share Job Apply Now Apply on the Company Site **ROLE SUMMARY** Pfizer Oncology Research & Development (ORD) in La Jolla...
9 hours ago

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Principal Scientist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Major and Principal Gifts
This course will provide a comprehensive view of major and principal gift development work for students who seek to build upon their experiences gained in the introductory session. Participants...

On Being a Scientist
On Being a Scientist will provide you with an overview of scientific conduct & ethics, what it means to be a scientist and allows you to become acquainted with academic practice, thus meeting a...

Become a Data Scientist

Youll master the skills necessary to become a successful Data Scientist. Youll work on projects designed by industry experts, and learn to run data pipelines, design experiments, build...

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Salary for Principal Scientist Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Principal Scientist jobs in California as reported by the BLS.


Highest Education Level

Principal Scientists in California offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (47.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.7%)
  • Master's Degree (22.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (0.7%)
  • High School or GED (0.6%)
  • Vocational Degree 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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