The average salary for a Data Scientist at Facebook Inc is $121,897.
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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, Microsoft Corp and Amazon.com Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Apple Computer, Inc where the average pay is $125,260. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Microsoft Corp and Amazon.com Inc, earning around $122,802 and $118,987, respectively. Booz, Allen, and Hamilton pays the lowest at around $81,225. Ford Motor Company and Northrop Grumman Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $94,791 and $96,741, respectively.
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What Are Popular Skills for Data Scientists?
Skills in Python, R and Machine Learning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL and Data Analysis.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Data Scientists?
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 $111,433 based on 6 salaries. An early career Data Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $115,392 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $133,864 based on 13 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 8.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (6.4% more) and Menlo Park, California (2.4% more).
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