The average salary for a Senior Data Scientist with Data Analysis skills is $121,496.
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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 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 $105,275 based on 5 salaries. An early career Senior Data Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $117,867 based on 118 salaries. A mid-career Senior Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $124,646 based on 114 salaries. An experienced Senior Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $134,353 based on 53 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $152,500.
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Employees with Senior Data Scientist in their job title in Palo Alto, California earn an average of 23.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (16.2% more) and Seattle, Washington (15.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Washington, District of Columbia (20.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (6.6% less).
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