The average salary for an Entry-Level Data Scientist in Boston, Massachusetts is $97,250 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Apache Hive, Data Modeling, and Data Mining / Data Warehouse.

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$2,061 - $19,296  
Profit Sharing
$3,050  
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$63,871 - $130,888  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 79

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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
4.6%

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Skills That Affect Data Scientist Salaries

Apache Hive
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Data Modeling
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Data Mining / Data Warehouse
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R
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Machine Learning
0%

Python
0%

National Average
$99,000

Big Data Analytics
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Statistical Analysis
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Data Analysis
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SQL
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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