Average Entry-Level Data Scientist with Algorithm Development Skills Salary

$87,304
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$7,748
Bonus
$9,500
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Data Scientist with Algorithm Development skills is $87,304.
10%
$59k
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$87k
90%
$126k
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$59k - $126k
Bonus
$970 - $18k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $26k
Total Pay
$57k - $132k

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Popular Skills for Data Scientist

Skills in Machine Learning and Python are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Statistical Analysis, R and Data Analysis.

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 $97,067 based on 295 salaries. A mid-career Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,463 based on 88 salaries. An experienced Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $132,285 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $156,721.

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Years of Experience

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Early Career
68.4%
Mid Career
20.4%
Experienced
8.6%
Late Career
2.6%