Senior Data Scientist, IT Salary

A Senior Data Scientist, IT earns an average salary of $128,011 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Java and Apache Hadoop.

$90,022 - $169,685
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$130K
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MEDIAN: $129,881
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$0$196K
Salary $90,022 - $169,685
Bonus $4,913 - $30,723
Profit Sharing $10,688
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$90,252 - $196,995
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

Job Description for Senior Data Scientist, IT

A data scientist is the modern equivalent of a data analyst, but with business acumen; it is a job which focuses heavily on mathematical and computer science skills, statistics, analytics, computer science, and other applications. The presentation of the data is the top priority, so senior data scientists must be able to effectively communicate the numbers of a project and present them in an appropriate format for business-minded employees.

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Popular Skills for Senior Data Scientist, IT

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Data Scientist, IT

Pay by Experience for a Senior Data Scientist, IT has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Data Scientist, IT with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $128,000 based on 98 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Data Scientist, IT with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $137,000 based on 106 salaries. An experienced Senior Data Scientist, IT which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $137,000 based on 47 salaries. A Senior Data Scientist, IT with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $168,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $135,641

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Key Stats for Senior Data Scientist, IT

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Senior Data Scientist, IT Salaries

▲24%

▲1%

▲1%

National Average
$136,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Senior Data Scientist, IT Salaries

▲18%

▲12%

▲9%


Apache Spark
▲5%

▲2%

Data Mining / Data Warehouse
▼0%

National Average
$136,000


R
▼4%


▼10%

SQL
▼16%

SAS
▼16%

Data Modeling
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 5%