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Data Scientist Salaries in United States

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2,951 SalariesUpdated Feb 24, 2018
Average Base Pay
$120,931/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$87K
Low
$121K
Average
$158K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$11,772
Range$4,006 - $27,409
How much does a Data Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Data Scientist is $120,931 in United States. Filter by location to see Data Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,951 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Data Scientist employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Facebook
      $135,537/yr
      Range: $100K - $185K
      70 salaries
      $135,537
      $100K$185K
      Microsoft
      $123,691/yr
      Range: $94K - $152K
      47 salaries
      $123,691
      $94K$152K
      IBM
      $110,624/yr
      Range: $81K - $165K
      45 salaries
      $110,624
      $81K$165K
      Booz Allen Hamilton
      $85,271/yr
      Range: $58K - $140K
      41 salaries
      $85,271
      $58K$140K
      Capital One
      $106,690/yr
      Range: $79K - $131K
      29 salaries
      $106,690
      $79K$131K
      Nielsen
      $73,729/yr
      Range: $60K - $88K
      27 salaries
      $73,729
      $60K$88K
      Airbnb
      $129,219/yr
      Range: $93K - $170K
      23 salaries
      $129,219
      $93K$170K

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      Uber
      $124,112/yr
      Range: $100K - $152K
      21 salaries
      $124,112
      $100K$152K
      PwC
      $104,624/yr
      Range: $93K - $125K
      20 salaries
      $104,624
      $93K$125K
      Twitter
      $135,360/yr
      Range: $120K - $155K
      19 salaries
      $135,360
      $120K$155K
      Civis Analytics
      $76,585/yr
      Range: $61K - $95K
      18 salaries
      $76,585
      $61K$95K
      Apple
      $145,151/yr
      Range: $112K - $180K
      17 salaries
      $145,151
      $112K$180K
      LinkedIn
      $131,056/yr
      Range: $111K - $261K
      17 salaries
      $131,056
      $111K$261K
      KPMG
      $96,922/yr
      Range: $80K - $122K
      16 salaries
      $96,922
      $80K$122K
      Rang Technologies
      $104,480/yr
      Range: $92K - $133K
      15 salaries
      $104,480
      $92K$133K
      Cognizant Technology Solutions
      $95,511/yr
      Range: $79K - $120K
      14 salaries
      $95,511
      $79K$120K
      Oracle
      $107,513/yr
      Range: $55K - $200K
      13 salaries
      $107,513
      $55K$200K
      Google
      $152,417/yr
      Range: $103K - $210K
      13 salaries
      $152,417
      $103K$210K
      Uptake
      $97,827/yr
      Range: $70K - $115K
      13 salaries
      $97,827
      $70K$115K
      Wayfair
      $98,372/yr
      Range: $85K - $115K
      12 salaries
      $98,372
      $85K$115K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Data Scientist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $100,000
      per year
      A Data Scientist in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $100,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $160,000
      per year
      A Machine Learning Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $160,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Public
      $185,000
      per year
      A Data Scientist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $185,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $28k cash bonus
      $92k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $125,000
      per year
      A Data Scientist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $125,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Public
      $95,000
      per year
      A Data Scientist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $95,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
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