Data Science Manager Salary in the United States

How much does a Data Science Manager make in the United States? The average Data Science Manager salary in the United States is $122,706 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $113,945 and $135,389. 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

Job Description

Data Science Manager manages the daily activities of the team responsible for identifying business trends and problems through big data analysis. Oversees the interpretation of results from multiple sources using a variety of techniques, ranging from simple data aggregation via statistical analysis to complex data mining. Being a Data Science Manager manages the design and implementation of big data solutions for the organization. May require extensive knowledge of big data tools like Hadoop, Hbase, Hive, Zookeeper, etc. Requires a bachelor's degree in related area. Additionally, Data Science Manager typically reports to senior management. The Data Science Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Data Science Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Data Scientist V

    10 + years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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