The average salary for a Data Scientist in New York, New York is $100,599.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Data Scientist
The top respondents for the job title Data Scientist are from the companies J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Spotify and American Express Co. (AMEX). Reported salaries are highest at Spotify where the average pay is $124,916. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Fareportal and NBCUniversal Media LLC., earning around $119,988 and $104,498, respectively. AC Nielsen Corp pays the lowest at around $85,000. J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) and American Express Co. (AMEX) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $98,995 and $102,063, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Data Scientist
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.
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 $90,481 based on 126 salaries. An early career Data Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,147 based on 616 salaries. A mid-career Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $117,621 based on 148 salaries. An experienced Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $128,847 based on 43 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $175,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Data Scientist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 20.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (7.5% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (0.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (12.9% less), Washington, District of Columbia (11.3% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (9.3% less).
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