The average salary for an Entry-Level Data Scientist in India is ₹511,418.
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What Are Popular Skills for Data Scientists?
Skills in Python, Machine Learning and Statistical Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include R and Data Analysis.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Data Scientists?
An early career Data Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹772,492 based on 1,806 salaries. A mid-career Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,384,348 based on 622 salaries. An experienced Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,826,832 based on 188 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of ₹86,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Data Scientist in their job title in Gurgaon, Haryana earn an average of 33.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (15.6% more) and Chennai, Tamil Nadu (9.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New Delhi, Delhi (2.1% less) and Pune, Maharashtra (1.9% less).
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