Average Early-Career Statistician Salary

$69,610
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,031
Bonus
$2,750
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The average salary for an Early-Career Statistician is $69,610.
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MEDIAN $69,610
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Salary
$50k - $93k
Bonus
$492 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $15k
Total Pay
$48k - $100k

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Job Description for Statistician

Statistician Tasks
  • Apply statistical theory to collect, organize, interpret, and summarize numerical data to provide usable information.
  • May also develop new mathematical theories.
  • May specialize in fields, such as bio-statistics, agricultural statistics, business statistics, economic statistics, or other fields.
The top respondents for the job title Statistician are from the companies University of Michigan (U-M), State Farm Insurance Company and Morpace International. Reported salaries are highest at State Farm Insurance Company where the average pay is $80,200. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include U.S. Census Bureau and Monsanto Company, earning around $77,000 and $72,500, respectively. Morpace International pays the lowest at around $55,982. University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) and Alliant Group also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $63,989 and $64,265, respectively.

Career Paths

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Biostatistician
Data Scientist
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Statistician

Skills in Statistical Analysis, SAS, R and Data Modeling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Statistician

An entry-level Statistician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,023 based on 131 salaries. A mid-career Statistician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,953 based on 218 salaries. An experienced Statistician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $97,684 based on 128 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $107,161.
Employees with Statistician in their job title in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earn an average of 12.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (8.0% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (7.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (1.6% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (1.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 530 survey responses.
Entry Level
24.7%
Mid Career
41.1%
Experienced
24.2%
Late Career
10.0%

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