The average salary for an Entry-Level Data Scientist with Natural Language Processing (NLP) skills is $96,510.
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Popular Skills for Data Scientist
Skills that pay less than market rate include Statistical Analysis, R, Data Analysis, Python and Machine Learning.
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 $101,469 based on 274 salaries. A mid-career Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $109,759 based on 73 salaries. An experienced Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $126,929 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $152,000.
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Employees with Data Scientist in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 19.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (10.7% more) and New York, New York (3.0% more).
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