A Data Scientist, IT in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $80,086 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Data Modeling and Machine Learning.

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$59,954 - $117,390  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
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Experience Affects Data Scientist, IT Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 30%

National Average
$81,000


Skills That Affect Data Scientist, IT Salaries

Data Modeling
up arrow 15%

Machine Learning
up arrow 12%

Statistical Analysis
up arrow 10%

Hadoop
0%

National Average
$81,000

Big Data Analytics
up arrow 1%

Apache Hadoop
up arrow 3%

Data Mining / Data Warehouse
up arrow 4%

Python
up arrow 12%

SQL
up arrow 12%

R
up arrow 16%

Data Analysis
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
medical benefits
Vision: 84%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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