The average salary for a Data Science Director is $157,851.
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What Are Popular Skills for Data Science Directors?
Big Data Analytics
Skills in Machine Learning, Big Data Analytics and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Python and Data Modeling.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Data Science Directors?
An early career Data Science Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $143,919 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Data Science Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $155,553 based on 107 salaries. An experienced Data Science Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $165,960 based on 125 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $164,645.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Data Science Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 28.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota (15.9% more) and New York, New York (15.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (4.0% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.8% less).
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