The average salary for an Experienced Senior Data Scientist with SQL skills is $129,206.
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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. 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 Seattle, Washington earn an average of 13.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (8.4% more) and Denver, Colorado (0.6% more).
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