Average Entry-Level Senior Data Scientist with Machine Learning Skills Salary

$109,309
Avg. Salary
$11,000
Bonus
$3,500
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Senior Data Scientist with Machine Learning skills is $109,309.
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$88k
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$109k
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$150k
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MEDIAN $109,309
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United States (change)
Salary
$88k - $150k
Bonus
$3k - $26k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$89k - $162k

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Popular Skills for Senior Data Scientist

Skills in Python and Big Data Analytics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Statistical Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Data Scientist

An early career Senior Data Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $122,204 based on 401 salaries. A mid-career Senior Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $132,059 based on 401 salaries. An experienced Senior Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $138,475 based on 191 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $148,599.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,014 survey responses.
Early Career
39.5%
Mid Career
39.5%
Experienced
18.8%
Late Career
2.1%