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How much does a Data Scientist make?

Updated Jun 13, 2021
$116,125 /yr
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16,613 salaries

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$116k

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The national average salary for a Data Scientist is $116,125 in United States. Filter by location to see Data Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 16,613 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Data Scientist employees.

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L2
Data Scientist$116,125 /yr
L3
Senior Data Scientist$140,442 /yr
L4
Data Scientist IV$134,006 /yr
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Facebook
4.3

Facebook

Data Scientist

$156,762

 /yr
Range: $63k - $226k
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$63k

$226k

$62,929 - $226,315 Range

Ascendum Solutions
3.7

Ascendum Solutions

Data Scientist

$94,825

 /yr
Range: $95k - $107k

$95k

$107k

$94,825 - $107,025 Range

Quora, Inc.
4.1

Quora, Inc.

Data Scientist

$122,875

 /yr
Range: $113k - $156k

$113k

$156k

$113,241 - $155,823 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Data Scientist

$148,396

 /yr
Range: $88k - $180k

$88k

$180k

$87,819 - $179,584 Range

Expedia Group
4

Expedia Group

Data Scientist

$115,475

 /yr
Range: $115k - $146k

$115k

$146k

$115,096 - $145,754 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Data Scientist

$131,952

 /yr
Range: $58k - $244k

$58k

$244k

$58,367 - $244,213 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Data Scientist

$148,560

 /yr
Range: $23k - $260k

$23k

$260k

$23,044 - $259,853 Range

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Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Data Scientist

$134,273

 /yr
Range: $13k - $293k

$13k

$293k

$12,833 - $293,145 Range

Wayfair
3.5

Wayfair

Data Scientist

$110,016

 /yr
Range: $84k - $142k

$84k

$142k

$84,110 - $142,238 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Data Scientist

$126,165

 /yr
Range: $60k - $235k

$60k

$235k

$60,000 - $235,452 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Data Scientist

$109,688

 /yr
Range: $78k - $186k

$78k

$186k

$77,851 - $186,121 Range

Booz Allen Hamilton
4.2

Booz Allen Hamilton

Data Scientist

$90,008

 /yr
Range: $66k - $215k

$66k

$215k

$65,996 - $215,000 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Data Scientist

$157,983

 /yr
Range: $79k - $186k

$79k

$186k

$78,511 - $186,462 Range

ServiceNow
4.3

ServiceNow

Data Scientist

$115,484

 /yr
Range: $76k - $170k

$76k

$170k

$75,905 - $170,227 Range

Uber
4

Uber

Data Scientist

$143,661

 /yr
Range: $56k - $200k

$56k

$200k

$55,896 - $199,721 Range

Apple
4.3

Apple

Data Scientist

$153,885

 /yr
Range: $60k - $210k

$60k

$210k

$60,000 - $210,031 Range

Intel Corporation
4.1

Intel Corporation

Data Scientist

$125,933

 /yr
Range: $58k - $180k

$58k

$180k

$57,654 - $179,647 Range

Airbnb
4.2

Airbnb

Data Scientist

$180,569

 /yr
Range: $99k - $242k

$99k

$242k

$99,061 - $241,536 Range

Adobe
4.4

Adobe

Data Scientist

$139,074

 /yr
Range: $94k - $176k

$94k

$176k

$94,213 - $176,428 Range

Aetna
3.6

Aetna

Data Scientist

$126,287

 /yr
Range: $87k - $158k

$87k

$158k

$86,509 - $158,042 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Data Scientist salaries

The average salary for a Data Scientist is $116,125 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 16613 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Data Scientist employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Data Scientist in United States is $164,865 per year.

The lowest salary for a Data Scientist in United States is $81,795 per year.

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