The average salary for an Entry-Level Data Scientist with R skills in Boston, Massachusetts is $82,353.
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Popular Skills for Data Scientist
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Skills in Python, Machine Learning, Data Analysis, Statistical Analysis and Big Data Analytics 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 $99,122 based on 55 salaries. A mid-career Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $112,731 based on 22 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Data Scientist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 31.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (14.5% more) and Seattle, Washington (2.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Washington, District of Columbia (12.5% less), Atlanta, Georgia (2.2% less) and New York, New York (2.2% less).
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