SENIOR DATA SCIENTIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$96,000
$62,000
Min 10%
$96,000
Median 50%
$148,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Netflix
Highest Paying City
Redwood City, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.0 years
How much does a senior data scientist make?
As a Senior Data Scientist in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $96,446 per year or $46.37 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $149,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $62,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Senior Data Scientists are in Internet companies and Professional companies. Some of the states with the best Senior Data Scientist salaries are Alaska, North Dakota, Minnesota, Maine, and New Hampshire. The typical tenure for a Senior Data Scientist is 2.0 years.
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Average Senior Data Scientist Salary By Company

Senior Data Scientists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Senior Data Scientist jobs are in Internet companies and Internet companies. Netflix and Nvidia are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Microsoft and CLARA analytics report highly competitive salaries for Senior Data Scientists.

Average Senior Data Scientist Salary By Location

Across America, Senior Data Scientists make on average $96,446 annually or $46.37 hourly. Senior Data Scientists make the most in Redwood City, CA at about $116,862 per year. Even as an entry-level Senior Data Scientist, you will make $72,000 per year in Redwood City, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Senior Data Scientist salaries are Alaska, North Dakota, Minnesota, Maine, and New Hampshire. On the other hand, Georgia, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama, and Kentucky report the lowest wages for Senior Data Scientists.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Redwood City, CA
$116,862
2
Minneapolis, MN
$109,353
3
Cambridge, MA
$107,454
4
Hartford, CT
$106,606
5
Redmond, WA
$105,574

Average Senior Data Scientist Salary By Industry

Senior Data Scientist salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Hospitality companies, Internet companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Senior Data Scientists. Hospitality companies pay Senior Data Scientists an average salary of $105,129, Internet companies pay $100,276, and Manufacturing companys come in at $97,612. The average salary for Senior Data Scientists in the Finance industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $86,517.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$105,129
2
Internet
$100,276
3
Manufacturing
$97,612
4
Professional
$88,070
5
Finance
$86,517

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Data Scientist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Workbridge Associates
Senior Data Scientist
10/25/2019
$150,000
State of Minnesota
Senior Data Scientist
10/18/2019
$54,914
Hirenetworks
Senior Data Scientist
09/30/2019
$100,000
Skyrocket Ventures
Senior Data Scientist
09/30/2019
$200,000
Cybercoders
Senior Data Scientist
09/27/2019
$120,000
Hirenetworks
Senior Data Scientist
08/29/2019
$100,000
Skyrocket Ventures
Senior Data Scientist
08/29/2019
$200,000
Volt Workforce Solutions
Senior Data Scientist
08/16/2019
$130,000
Cybercoders
Senior Data Scientist
08/06/2019
$120,000
University of Wisconsin Madison
Senior Data Scientist
08/03/2019
$42,512
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