The average salary for a Lead Data Scientist with Python skills is $130,353.
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Popular Skills for Lead Data Scientist
Big Data Analytics
Skills that pay less than market rate include R, Data Modeling, Big Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Machine Learning.
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 $120,231 based on 43 salaries. A mid-career Lead Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $134,140 based on 81 salaries. An experienced Lead Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $140,000 based on 17 salaries.
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Employees with Lead Data Scientist in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 18.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (17.1% more) and Seattle, Washington (12.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (11.9% less), New York, New York (9.9% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (5.2% less).
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