The average pay for a Data Scientist in San Jose, California is $119,213 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Data Modeling and Big Data Analytics.

$92,291 - $148,360
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$98,089 - $165,476  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 39

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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

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Skills That Affect Data Scientist Salaries

Data Modeling
up arrow 18%

Big Data Analytics
up arrow 17%

SQL
up arrow 7%

Machine Learning
up arrow 6%

Python
up arrow 6%

National Average
$123,000

R
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
up arrow 9%

Statistical Analysis
up arrow 10%

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
28%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
medical benefits
Vision: 84%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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