Data Scientist V Salary in the United States

How much does a Data Scientist V make in the United States? The average Data Scientist V salary in the United States is $147,236 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $133,483 and $163,570. 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 V 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 V 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 V typically requires an advanced degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in solution or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Typically requires 10+ years of related experience. The Data Scientist V works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in “solution” or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. To be a Data Scientist V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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