Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Principal Data Scientist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$162,210 / yrTotal Pay
$139,450 / yrBase Pay
$22,760 / yrAdditional Pay

$162,210

 / yr
$99K$325K
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The estimated total pay for a Senior Principal Data Scientist is $162,210 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $139,450 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $22,760 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Discover
3.9

Discover

Senior Principal Data Scientist

$167,354

 /yr
Range: $162K - $176K

$162K

$176K

$162,185 - $175,977 Range

Northrop Grumman
4.0

Northrop Grumman

Senior Principal Data Scientist

$143K

$187K

$142,544 - $186,853 Range

Oracle
3.9

Oracle

Senior Principal Data Scientist

$145K

$157K

$144,969 - $157,040 Range

Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Senior Principal Data Scientist

$245K

$264K

$245,102 - $263,944 Range

Nielsen
3.8

Nielsen

Senior Principal Data Scientist

$189K

$205K

$189,100 - $205,172 Range

Collins Aerospace
3.8

Collins Aerospace

Senior Principal Data Scientist

$152K

$166K

$151,506 - $166,114 Range

CA Technologies
3.9

CA Technologies

Senior Principal Data Scientist
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$137K -$149K

$137K

$149K

$137,221 - $149,296 Range

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PRA Health Sciences
4.0

PRA Health Sciences

Senior Principal Data Scientist

$166K

$183K

$166,445 - $183,278 Range

Peraton
3.6

Peraton

Senior Principal Data Scientist

$201K

$217K

$200,642 - $216,822 Range

Verisk Analytics
3.8

Verisk Analytics

Senior Principal Data Scientist

$158K

$171K

$158,244 - $171,382 Range

Insurance Services Office
3.3

Insurance Services Office

Senior Principal Data Scientist

$178K

$194K

$178,320 - $194,184 Range

[24]7.ai
4.1

[24]7.ai

Senior Principal Data Scientist

$208K

$225K

$207,771 - $224,751 Range

Tango Analytics
4.4

Tango Analytics

Senior Principal Data Scientist
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$197K -$212K

$197K

$212K

$197,290 - $212,128 Range

Capital One
4.2

Capital One

Principal Data Scientist

$151,682

 /yr
Range: $119K - $213K

$119K

$213K

$119,175 - $212,894 Range

Fractal
4.1

Fractal

Principal Data Scientist

$99,503

 /yr
Range: $100K - $100K

$100K

$100K

$99,503 - $99,503 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Principal Data Scientist

$220,693

 /yr
Range: $187K - $253K

$187K

$253K

$187,071 - $253,027 Range

ServiceNow
4.5

ServiceNow

Principal Data Scientist

$175,986

 /yr
Range: $176K - $176K

$176K

$176K

$175,986 - $175,986 Range

Discover
3.9

Discover

Principal Data Science

$118,037

 /yr
Range: $113K - $156K

$113K

$156K

$112,535 - $155,597 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Principal Data Scientist

$191,497

 /yr
Range: $147K - $261K

$147K

$261K

$147,409 - $261,376 Range

Oracle
3.9

Oracle

Principal Data Scientist

$162,906

 /yr
Range: $127K - $203K

$127K

$203K

$127,189 - $203,346 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Senior Principal Data Scientist in United States of America

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$180,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

39 days ago by a Senior Principal Data Scientist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$154,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$15,000/yr

78 days ago by a Sr. Principal Data Scientist with more than 15 years of experience

$150,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

87 days ago by a Senior Principal Data Scientist with 7 to 9 years of experience

$125,698

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$8,000/yr

120 days ago by a Senior Principal Clinical Data Scientist Lead with 10 to 14 years of experience

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$175,977

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$26,000/yr

123 days ago by a Senior Principal Data Scientist with 7 to 9 years of experience

$165,449

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$20,000/yr

196 days ago by a Senior Principal Data Scientist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$198,733

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$45,000/yr
Stock Bonus$10,000/yr

262 days ago by a Senior Principal Data Scientist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$167,354

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$24,000/yr

273 days ago by a Senior Principal Data Scientist with more than 15 years of experience

$91,446

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$20,000/yr

298 days ago by a Senior Principal Quantitative Analytics and Data Science with 7 to 9 years of experience

$105,555

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$8,000/yr

319 days ago by a Senior Principal, Quantitative Analytics and Data Science with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Principal Data Scientist salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Principal Data Scientist is $174,283 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Principal Data Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Principal Data Scientist employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Principal Data Scientist in United States is $249,011 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Principal Data Scientist in United States is $121,981 per year.

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