The average salary for an Experienced Senior Data Scientist with Machine Learning skills is $139,246.
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Popular Skills for Senior Data Scientist
Big Data Analytics
Skills in Big Data Analytics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL, R, Statistical Analysis and Python.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Data Scientist
An entry-level Senior Data Scientist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $110,226 based on 15 salaries. An early career Senior Data Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $121,928 based on 444 salaries. A mid-career Senior Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $132,210 based on 428 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $148,599.
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Employees with Senior Data Scientist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 11.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (10.7% more) and Austin, Texas (4.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (0.9% less).
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