How much does a Data Scientist make?

Updated Oct. 14, 2021
$87,248 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,044 salaries

$62K

Low

$87K

Average

$123K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Data Scientist is $87,248 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Data Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1044 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Data Scientist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Data Scientist$87,248 /yr
L3
Senior Data Scientist$110,946 /yr
L4
Data Scientist IV$90,261 /yr
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RBC
3.9

RBC

Data Scientist

$88,079

 /yr
Range: $66K - $142K
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$66K

$142K

$66,346 - $141,788 Range

Shopify
4.2

Shopify

Data Scientist

$104,982

 /yr
Range: $80K - $124K

$80K

$124K

$79,851 - $123,720 Range

TD
4

TD

Data Scientist

$91,187

 /yr
Range: $52K - $135K

$52K

$135K

$52,418 - $135,100 Range

Scotiabank
3.9

Scotiabank

Data Scientist

$100,066

 /yr
Range: $66K - $122K

$66K

$122K

$66,118 - $122,000 Range

Loblaw Companies
3.6

Loblaw Companies

Data Scientist

$92,750

 /yr
Range: $68K - $110K

$68K

$110K

$68,143 - $110,000 Range

Capital One
4.1

Capital One

Data Scientist

$82,391

 /yr
Range: $78K - $99K

$78K

$99K

$77,648 - $98,838 Range

Bell Canada
3.9

Bell Canada

Data Scientist

$80,319

 /yr
Range: $69K - $113K

$69K

$113K

$69,207 - $113,478 Range

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Banque Nationale du Canada/National Bank of Canada
4.1

$68K

$94K

$68,293 - $94,491 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Data Scientist

$88,885

 /yr
Range: $74K - $136K

$74K

$136K

$73,547 - $135,859 Range

Intact
4.4

Intact

Data Scientist

$83,776

 /yr
Range: $69K - $93K

$69K

$93K

$69,346 - $92,586 Range

Teck Resources
4.1

Teck Resources

Data Scientist

$89,360

 /yr
Range: $80K - $113K

$80K

$113K

$80,000 - $112,841 Range

Deloitte
4

Deloitte

Data Scientist

$84,165

 /yr
Range: $71K - $95K

$71K

$95K

$70,977 - $94,580 Range

RBC
3.9

RBC

Data Scientist - Hourly Intern

$28

 /hr
Range: $25 - $32

$25

$32

$25 - $32 Range

Rogers Communications
3.9

Rogers Communications

Data Scientist

$85,013

 /yr
Range: $72K - $127K

$72K

$127K

$72,000 - $126,780 Range

Intact
4.4

Intact

Data Scientist - Hourly Intern

$30

 /hr
Range: $25 - $33

$25

$33

$25 - $33 Range

Manulife
4

Manulife

Data Scientist

$98,069

 /yr
Range: $79K - $108K

$79K

$108K

$79,321 - $108,255 Range

Geotab
4.3

Geotab

Data Scientist

$88,079

 /yr
Range: $68K - $110K

$68K

$110K

$67,697 - $109,726 Range

Ericsson-Worldwide
4

Ericsson-Worldwide

Data Scientist

$88,079

 /yr
Range: $63K - $190K

$63K

$190K

$63,040 - $189,804 Range

CIBC
3.9

CIBC

Data Scientist

$76,937

 /yr
Range: $60K - $101K

$60K

$101K

$60,000 - $100,637 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Data Scientist

$104,947

 /yr
Range: $78K - $113K

$78K

$113K

$77,648 - $113,115 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Data Scientist salaries

The national average salary for a Data Scientist is $87,248 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Data Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1044 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Data Scientist employees.

The highest salary for a Data Scientist in Canada is $122,609 per year.

The lowest salary for a Data Scientist in Canada is $62,086 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$59,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $59,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$65,200
per year
A Data Scientist in the Montreal Area area reported making $65,200 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Toronto Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Contract
$95,407
per year
A Bioinformatics Data Scientist in the Ottawa Area area reported making $95,407 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$80,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Ottawa Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Non-profit Organisation
$60,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Montreal Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Intern
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$81,450
per year
A Data Scientist in the Toronto Area area reported making $81,450 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$11
hourly
A Data Scientist in the Toronto Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
$110,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Toronto Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Additional Pay
$11k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$95,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Montreal Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private