Data scientist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

How do data scientist salaries compare to similar careers?

Data scientists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than solution architects but more than geospatial information scientists.

Career Median Salary
Solution architect salary $100K
Computer and information research scientist salary $118K
Data scientist salary $88K
Computer hardware engineer salary $115K
Computer network architect salary $109K
Information security analyst salary $98K
Geospatial information scientist salary $90K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)