Average Entry-Level Senior Data Scientist with Big Data Analytics Skills Salary

$110,011
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Senior Data Scientist with Big Data Analytics skills is $110,011.
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$93k
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$110k
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$158k
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MEDIAN $110,011
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Salary
$93k - $158k
Total Pay
$95k - $163k

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Career Paths

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Senior Data Scientist
Data Science Director
Data Scientist
Director of Analytics
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Data Scientist

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

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 $120,173 based on 145 salaries. A mid-career Senior Data Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $131,010 based on 160 salaries. An experienced Senior Data Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $147,274 based on 61 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $148,730.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 380 survey responses.
Early Career
38.2%
Mid Career
42.1%
Experienced
16.1%
Late Career
3.7%