The average salary for a Lead Data Scientist with Statistical Analysis skills is $128,024.
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Popular Skills for Lead Data Scientist
Big Data Analytics
Skills in Machine Learning and Python are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include R, Data Modeling and Big Data Analytics.
Pay by Experience Level for Lead Data Scientist
An early career Lead Data Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $121,524 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Lead Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $132,811 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Lead Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $154,381 based on 19 salaries.
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Employees with Lead Data Scientist in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 21.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (13.1% more) and Chicago, Illinois (12.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (2.4% less).
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