Average Late-Career Lead Data Scientist Salary

$163,558
Avg. Salary
Help us gather more data! Find out what you're worth.
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Late-Career Lead Data Scientist is $163,558.
25%
$140k
MEDIAN
$164k
75%
$185k
Is Lead Data Scientist your job title? Find out what you should be paid

Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.

How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$140k - $185k
Total Pay
$162k - $188k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Lead Data Scientist Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

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 $120,977 based on 82 salaries. A mid-career Lead Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $134,932 based on 138 salaries. An experienced Lead Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $147,811 based on 53 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 273 survey responses.
Early Career
30.0%
Mid Career
50.5%
Experienced
19.4%