A Data Scientist in Palo Alto, California earns an average salary of $128,533 per year.

$97,444 - $149,593
$97K
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MEDIAN: $128,533
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$100,671 - $152,664  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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About Palo Alto, California

Santa Clara County, California
66,848
Male:
31,451 (47.0%)
Female:
35,397 (53.0%)
Palo Alto (/ˌpæloʊˈæltoʊ/; Spanish: [ˈpalo ˈalto]; from palo, literally "stick", colloquially "tree", and alto "tall"; meaning: "tall tree") is a charter city located in the northwest corner of Santa Clara County, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area of the United States. The city shares its borders with East Palo Alto, Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Stanford, Portola Valley, and Menlo Park. It is named after a coast redwood tree called El Palo Alto. Palo Alto was established by Leland Stanford Sr. when he founded Stanford University, following the death of his son, Leland Stanford Jr. The city includes portions of Stanford and is headquarters to a number of high-technology companies, including Hewlett-Packard (HP), Space Systems/Loral, VMware, Tesla Motors, Ford Research and Innovation Center, PARC, Ning, IDEO, Skype, and Palantir Technologies. It has also served as an incubator to several other high-technology companies such as Google, Facebook, Logitech, Intuit, Pinterest,...
Palo Alto:
$147,737
California:
$64,500
$2,337
Palo Alto:
$0
California:
$449,100
1.6%

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Key Stats for Data Scientist

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
063
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
7%
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Skills That Affect Data Scientist Salaries

Data Mining / Data Warehouse
up arrow 9%

Statistical Analysis
up arrow 7%

Machine Learning
up arrow 5%

Data Modeling
up arrow 3%

Data Analysis
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National Average
$131,000

Big Data Analytics
up arrow 1%

Python
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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