Data Scientist I Salary in the United States

How much does a Data Scientist I make in the United States? The average Data Scientist I salary in the United States is $61,971 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $55,944 and $64,577. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Data Scientist I identifies business trends and problems through complex big data analysis. Interprets results from multiple sources using a variety of techniques, ranging from simple data aggregation via statistical analysis to complex data mining independently. Being a Data Scientist I designs, develops and implements the most valuable business solutions for the organization. Prepares big data, implements data models and develops database to support the business solutions. Additionally, Data Scientist I may require an advanced degree. Typically reports to a manager. Work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. The Data Scientist I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Data Scientist I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Data Scientist I

    0 - 2 years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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    Data Scientist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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