The average salary for an Entry-Level Data Scientist in Boston, Massachusetts is $96,269 per year. A skill in Apache Hive is associated with high pay for this job.

$62,716 - $118,731
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$62,716 - $118,731  
   
Bonus
$2,043 - $19,369  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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$64,383 - $130,477  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 95

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
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Key Stats for Data Scientist

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
067
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect Data Scientist Salaries

Apache Hive
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Data Modeling
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Big Data Analytics
up arrow 5%

Data Mining / Data Warehouse
up arrow 2%

R
up arrow 2%

Python
0%

National Average
$99,000

Machine Learning
up arrow 1%

Apache Spark
up arrow 2%

Data Analysis
up arrow 4%

Statistical Analysis
up arrow 5%

SQL
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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