Data Scientist Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 6,938 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: January 15, 2019
Average salary
$127,982 per year
  • Most Reported
$41,000
$261,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Data Scientist make in the United States?

The average salary for a Data Scientist is $127,982 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 6,938 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Data Scientist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Data Scientist is less than 1 year.
Data Scientist salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$140,865 per year
$134,841 per year
$125,023 per year
$190,766 per year
$160,944 per year
$157,468 per year
$150,559 per year
$151,930 per year
$140,999 per year
$144,586 per year
Data Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$138,494 per year
$153,682 per year
$137,072 per year
$119,284 per year
$133,494 per year

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