The average salary for an Entry-Level Data Scientist with Data Analysis skills in Chicago, Illinois is $73,094.
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Popular Skills for Data Scientist
Skills in Machine Learning, Python, R, Data Modeling and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Data Scientist
An early career Data Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $85,790 based on 111 salaries. A mid-career Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 10 salaries.
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Employees with Data Scientist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 54.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (37.9% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (22.4% more).
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