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Data Scientist Salaries

Updated Sep 19, 2021

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$117,170 /yr
Average Base Pay

18,409 salaries

$82K

Low

$117K

Average

$167K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Data Scientist make?

The national average salary for Data Scientist is $117,170 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Data Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 18409 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Data Scientist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Data Scientist$117,170 /yr
L3
Senior Data Scientist$142,243 /yr
L4
Data Scientist IV$138,011 /yr
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Facebook
4.3

Facebook

Data Scientist

$156,461

 /yr
Range: $55K - $289K
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$55K

$289K

$54,530 - $288,632 Range

Ascendum Solutions
3.5

Ascendum Solutions

Data Scientist

$96,610

 /yr
Range: $85K - $109K

$85K

$109K

$85,114 - $109,039 Range

Quora, Inc.
4.2

Quora, Inc.

Data Scientist

$125,187

 /yr
Range: $119K - $167K

$119K

$167K

$119,410 - $167,321 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Data Scientist

$150,190

 /yr
Range: $70K - $181K

$70K

$181K

$69,665 - $181,493 Range

Expedia Group
4

Expedia Group

Data Scientist

$128,886

 /yr
Range: $117K - $148K

$117K

$148K

$117,122 - $148,497 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Data Scientist

$134,436

 /yr
Range: $59K - $255K

$59K

$255K

$59,465 - $255,068 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Data Scientist

$150,141

 /yr
Range: $24K - $291K

$24K

$291K

$24,261 - $291,454 Range

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Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Data Scientist

$128,540

 /yr
Range: $52K - $457K

$52K

$457K

$52,310 - $456,605 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Data Scientist

$136,328

 /yr
Range: $13K - $291K

$13K

$291K

$13,083 - $290,881 Range

Booz Allen Hamilton
4.2

Booz Allen Hamilton

Data Scientist

$91,712

 /yr
Range: $63K - $230K

$63K

$230K

$62,731 - $229,562 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Data Scientist

$108,291

 /yr
Range: $79K - $190K

$79K

$190K

$79,316 - $189,624 Range

Wayfair
3.5

Wayfair

Data Scientist

$112,087

 /yr
Range: $93K - $145K

$93K

$145K

$92,531 - $144,915 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Data Scientist

$160,187

 /yr
Range: $80K - $190K

$80K

$190K

$79,763 - $189,971 Range

ServiceNow
4.4

ServiceNow

Data Scientist

$117,658

 /yr
Range: $77K - $173K

$77K

$173K

$77,334 - $173,431 Range

Uber
4

Uber

Data Scientist

$145,134

 /yr
Range: $57K - $203K

$57K

$203K

$56,948 - $203,481 Range

Apple
4.3

Apple

Data Scientist

$156,215

 /yr
Range: $61K - $214K

$61K

$214K

$61,142 - $213,985 Range

Intel Corporation
4.2

Intel Corporation

Data Scientist

$129,406

 /yr
Range: $59K - $183K

$59K

$183K

$58,739 - $183,028 Range

Airbnb
4.4

Airbnb

Data Scientist

$183,967

 /yr
Range: $101K - $246K

$101K

$246K

$100,925 - $246,082 Range

Adobe
4.4

Adobe

Data Scientist

$141,691

 /yr
Range: $96K - $200K

$96K

$200K

$95,986 - $200,000 Range

Aetna
3.6

Aetna

Data Scientist

$128,279

 /yr
Range: $88K - $161K

$88K

$161K

$88,137 - $161,017 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Data Scientist salaries

The national average salary for a Data Scientist is $117,170 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Data Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 18409 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Data Scientist employees.

The highest salary for a Data Scientist in United States is $166,786 per year.

The lowest salary for a Data Scientist in United States is $82,315 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$95,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$102,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $102,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$42
hourly
A Data Science in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $42 per hour
Job Highlights
San Francisco, CA Area area
Intern
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$90,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$23
hourly
A Data Science in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$105,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$110,000
per year
A Data Science Instructor in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private