The average salary for an Early-Career Statistician with R skills is $72,682.
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Job Description for Statistician
A statistician is a broad term for a professional involved in the field of either theoretical or applied statistics. Statisticians analyze a variety of data to supplement the knowledge of professionals or businesses in the private or public sector. Their work hinges on their ability to produce reliable data using appropriate, up-to-date methods; this can mean, for example, managing and executing surveys or ensuring that accurate data is obtained via other means such as reviewing pre-existing rec…Read more
- 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.
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Popular Skills for Statistician
Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Data Modeling, SAS, Data Analysis and Statistical 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 $65,993 based on 43 salaries. A mid-career Statistician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,538 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Statistician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,234 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $113,860.
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Employees with Statistician in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 6.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (3.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (9.8% less), Austin, Texas (8.1% less) and Columbus, Ohio (6.8% less).
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