Data Scientist Salaries

Updated 18 May 2022
US$117,212 /yr
Average Base Pay

18,354 salaries

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Additional Cash Compensation
AverageUS$13,989RangeUS$3,362 - US$58,209

The estimated total pay for a Data Scientist is US$131,202 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of US$117,212 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 US$13,989 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. The typical Data Scientist salary is US$117,212. Salaries can range from US$85,701 - US$225,064. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Data Scientist in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average US$131,202.

What is the salary trajectory for a Data Scientist?
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Data Scientist
US$142,258 /yr
Senior Data Scientist
US$138,010 /yr
Lead Data Scientist
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US$122,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash BonusUS$12,000/yr
Stock BonusUS$30,000/yr

8 days ago by a Data Scientist with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$65,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Data Scientist with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$125,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash BonusUS$15,000/yr
Stock BonusUS$15,000/yr

8 days ago by a Data Scientist with 4 to 6 years of experience

US$87,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Data Scientist with 1 to 3 years of experience

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US$93,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash BonusUS$7,000/yr

8 days ago by a Data Scientist with 1 to 3 years of experience

US$118,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash BonusUS$10,000/yr

8 days ago by a Data Scientist with 4 to 6 years of experience

US$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash BonusUS$5,000/yr
Stock BonusUS$5,000/yr

8 days ago by a Data Scientist with 7 to 9 years of experience

US$169,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Data Scientist with 4 to 6 years of experience

US$139,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Data Scientist with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Data Scientist salaries

The national average salary for a Data Scientist is US$117,212 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Data Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 18354 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Data Scientist employees.

The highest salary for a Data Scientist in United States is US$166,855 per year.

The lowest salary for a Data Scientist in United States is US$82,339 per year.