The average salary for a Mid-Career Principal Data Scientist, IT is $154,037.
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Popular Skills for Principal Data Scientist, IT
Big Data Analytics
Skills in Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Big Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis, Python and Machine Learning.
Pay by Experience Level for Principal Data Scientist, IT
An early career Principal Data Scientist, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $135,289 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Principal Data Scientist, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $161,514 based on 62 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $164,466.
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Employees with Principal Data Scientist, IT in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 10.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (18.8% less), Denver, Colorado (17.1% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (0.9% less).
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