A Data Scientist in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $118,648 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$85,540 - $149,153
$86K
$120K
$150K
MEDIAN: $118,648
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$38.00 - $85.00
$40
MEDIAN: $40.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$85,540 - $149,153  
   
Bonus
$2,909 - $19,866  
Profit Sharing
$19.01 - $49,316  
Total Pay (?
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$85,418 - $157,860  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 232
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$40.00  
   
Overtime
$53.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$2,909 - $19,866  
   
Profit Sharing
$19.01 - $49,316  
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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$85,418 - $157,860  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About San Francisco, California

San Francisco County, California
864,816
Male:
439,752 (50.8%)
Female:
425,064 (49.2%)
San Francisco (SF) (/sæn frənˈsɪskoʊ/), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California and the only consolidated city-county in California. San Francisco is about 46.9 square miles (121 km2) in area. It is located on the north end of the San Francisco Peninsula. It is the smallest county in the state. It has a density of about 18,451 people per square mile (7,124 people per km2), making it the most densely settled large city (population greater than 200,000) in the state of California and the second-most densely populated major city in the United States after New York City. San Francisco is the fourth-most populous city in California, after Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Jose, and the 13th-most populous city in the United States—with a Census-estimated 2015 population of 864,816. The city and its surrounding areas are known as the San...
San Francisco:
$92,094
California:
$64,500
$1,659
San Francisco:
$941,400
California:
$449,100
3.6%

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Key Stats for Data Scientist

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
064
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
1%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Data Scientist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 23%


National Average
$122,000


Skills That Affect Data Scientist Salaries

Algorithm Development
up arrow 8%

Apache Hadoop
up arrow 7%

Apache Hive
up arrow 5%

Big Data Analytics
up arrow 4%

Apache Spark
up arrow 4%

Data Mining / Data Warehouse
up arrow 2%

Machine Learning
up arrow 1%

Python
up arrow 1%

Data Modeling
up arrow 1%

Statistical Analysis
0%

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
0%

National Average
$122,000

Data Analysis
up arrow 2%

R
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 2%

Software Development
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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