The average salary for a Data Scientist with SQL skills is $91,958.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Data Scientist
The top respondents for the job title Data Scientist are from the companies Facebook Inc, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and Visa, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Facebook Inc where the average pay is $115,155. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Visa, Inc. and Amazon.com Inc, earning around $112,500 and $111,857, respectively. International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. pays the lowest at around $88,380. Booz, Allen, and Hamilton and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $95,000 and $98,344, 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 $82,763 based on 176 salaries. An early career Data Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,444 based on 1,018 salaries. A mid-career Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,100 based on 325 salaries. An experienced Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,650 based on 75 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $131,749.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Data Scientist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 29.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (14.8% more) and New York, New York (4.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (8.1% less), Boston, Massachusetts (7.7% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (1.8% less).
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