The average salary for a Mid-Career Data Scientist with R skills is $102,912.
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Popular Skills for Data Scientist
Big Data Analytics
Skills in Machine Learning, Python, Data Analysis, Statistical Analysis and Big Data Analytics are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Data Scientist
An entry-level Data Scientist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $78,111 based on 338 salaries. An early career Data Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,297 based on 1,737 salaries. An experienced Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $112,868 based on 116 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $120,324.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Data Scientist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 23.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (10.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (9.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (11.0% less), Denver, Colorado (4.6% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (3.0% less).
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