IBM Data Scientist Salaries

Updated May 19, 2022



Base Pay Average

480 Salaries


Additional Pay Average:




$16,418 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 29 salaries

$35 - $50,389 Range

$109 Avg

Stock Bonus

Reported in 3 salaries

$44 - $6,129 Range

$1,340 Avg

Profit Sharing

Reported in 3 salaries

$1,095 - $2,162 Range

$24,020 Avg

Commission Sharing

Reported in 6 salaries

$21,076 - $32,657 Range
Tips has not been reported for this role

How much does a Data Scientist at IBM make?

The typical IBM Data Scientist salary is $137,600 per year. Data Scientist salaries at IBM can range from $47,928 - $260,793 per year. This estimate is based upon 480 IBM Data Scientist salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Data Scientist at IBM can expect to make an average total pay of $138,396 per year.


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Data Scientist Salaries by Demographic

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6 salaries


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182 salaries


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Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
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Middle Eastern
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Black or African American
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Hispanic or Latinx
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IBM Salary FAQs

The average salary for a Data Scientist is $117,212 per year in United States, which is 14% lower than the average IBM salary of $137,600 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of a Data Scientist ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $122,778 per year and goes up to $233,204 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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