The average salary for a Senior Data Scientist with SQL skills is $123,491.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Data Scientist
The top respondents for the job title Senior Data Scientist are from the companies Microsoft Corp, Verisk Analytics and Zillow, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Microsoft Corp where the average pay is $144,961. Verisk Analytics pays the lowest at around $97,471.
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Popular Skills for Senior Data Scientist
Big Data Analytics
Skills in Machine Learning, Python, Statistical Analysis and Big Data Analytics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include R.
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 $117,268 based on 118 salaries. A mid-career Senior Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $126,480 based on 141 salaries. An experienced Senior Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $129,206 based on 64 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $141,976.
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Employees with Senior Data Scientist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 12.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (6.7% more) and Denver, Colorado (4.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (12.2% less), Washington, District of Columbia (10.5% less) and Chicago, Illinois (7.1% less).
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