A Data Scientist with Microsoft Excel skills earns an average salary of $84,895 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

$58,655 - $117,282
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$85K
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MEDIAN: $84,895
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$23.35 - $35.16
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MEDIAN: $28.67
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$58,655 - $117,282  
   
Bonus
$1,227 - $18,121  
Profit Sharing
$3,900  
Total Pay (?
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$52,915 - $119,318  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 100
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$23.35 - $35.16  
   
Overtime
$43.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,227 - $18,121  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,900  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$52,915 - $119,318  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Key Stats for Data Scientist

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
055
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Data Scientist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
$84,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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