Data Scientist Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 8,910 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 15, 2018
Average salary
$131,623 per year
  • Most Reported
$46,000
$261,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Data Scientist is $131,623 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 8,910 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
$162,427 per year
$153,076 per year
$159,528 per year
$150,275 per year
$149,866 per year
$151,500 per year
$148,519 per year
$143,097 per year
$143,435 per year
$132,189 per year
Data Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$146,227 per year
$148,925 per year
$151,997 per year
$116,246 per year
$144,325 per year

Data Scientist job openings

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IBM
Reston, VA
Junior Software Engineer, Data Science
LockerDome, Inc.
St. Louis, MO
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MRP
Bethesda, MD
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