The average salary for a Data Scientist with Data Modeling skills is $92,729.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Data Scientist
The top respondents for the job title Data Scientist are from the companies Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, Amazon.com Inc and Microsoft Corp. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $117,254. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Microsoft Corp and Equifax Inc, earning around $114,765 and $99,305, respectively. Booz, Allen, and Hamilton pays the lowest at around $78,763. Allstate and Mattersight also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $86,396 and $88,255, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Data Scientist
Skills in Machine Learning, Python 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 $85,762 based on 246 salaries. An early career Data Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,949 based on 1,113 salaries. A mid-career Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,296 based on 329 salaries. An experienced Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $118,685 based on 102 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $129,371.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Data Scientist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 30.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (15.5% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (5.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Washington, District of Columbia (8.5% less) and Chicago, Illinois (4.5% less).
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