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Data Scientist Salaries

6,606 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$113,309 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$11,258
Range$3,850 - $26,084

How much does a Data Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Data Scientist is $113,309 in United States. Filter by location to see Data Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 6,606 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Data Scientist employees.

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Data Scientist

Facebook

$146,221/yr

Range: $100K - $206K

117 salaries

$146,221/yr
$100K$206K

Data Scientist

IBM

$115,633/yr

Range: $65K - $200K

99 salaries

$115,633/yr
$65K$200K

Data Scientist

Booz Allen Hamilton

$82,954/yr

Range: $63K - $150K

91 salaries

$82,954/yr
$63K$150K

Data Scientist

Microsoft

$129,435/yr

Range: $12K - $195K

79 salaries

$129,435/yr
$12K$195K

Data Scientist

Uber

$126,824/yr

Range: $53K - $171K

46 salaries

$126,824/yr
$53K$171K

Data Scientist

Amazon

$125,295/yr

Range: $60K - $181K

43 salaries

$125,295/yr
$60K$181K

Data Scientist

Capital One

$113,813/yr

Range: $82K - $140K

41 salaries

$113,813/yr
$82K$140K

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Data Scientist

Google

$140,668/yr

Range: $70K - $224K

40 salaries

$140,668/yr
$70K$224K

Data Scientist

Nielsen

$80,676/yr

Range: $62K - $123K

40 salaries

$80,676/yr
$62K$123K

Data Scientist

Airbnb

$141,266/yr

Range: $99K - $223K

36 salaries

$141,266/yr
$99K$223K

Data Scientist

Apple

$135,740/yr

Range: $94K - $190K

33 salaries

$135,740/yr
$94K$190K

Data Scientist

Ford Motor Company

$96,175/yr

Range: $74K - $123K

33 salaries

$96,175/yr
$74K$123K

Data Scientist

Uptake

$107,758/yr

Range: $73K - $130K

30 salaries

$107,758/yr
$73K$130K

Data Scientist

Oracle

$113,783/yr

Range: $58K - $165K

29 salaries

$113,783/yr
$58K$165K

Data Scientist

KPMG

$98,693/yr

Range: $71K - $130K

26 salaries

$98,693/yr
$71K$130K

Data Scientist

PwC

$105,633/yr

Range: $82K - $129K

26 salaries

$105,633/yr
$82K$129K

Data Scientist

Wayfair

$108,156/yr

Range: $80K - $123K

25 salaries

$108,156/yr
$80K$123K

Data Scientist

Verizon

$117,268/yr

Range: $77K - $162K

24 salaries

$117,268/yr
$77K$162K

Data Scientist

UnitedHealth Group

$82,013/yr

Range: $71K - $133K

23 salaries

$82,013/yr
$71K$133K

Data Scientist

CKM Analytix

$82,451/yr

Range: $71K - $101K

23 salaries

$82,451/yr
$71K$101K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$120,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$125,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Boise, ID Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boise, ID Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,594
per year
A Data Scientist in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $120,594 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$97,000
per year
A Data Science in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $97,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$147,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $147,000 per year
Additional Pay
$13k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$125,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Job Highlights
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Peoria, IL Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Peoria, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$125,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public