Salaries//New York City, NY//Senior Data Scientist

Senior Data Scientist salary in New York City, NY

Average Base Salary in New York City, NY

$146,874
$17,949
Additional Cash Compensation
$164,823
Total Compensation
Median: 132,500
Min: $106K
Max: $204K

How Much Does a Senior Data Scientist Make in New York City, NY?

The average salary for a Senior Data Scientist in New York City, NY is $146,874. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Data Scientist in New York City, NY is $17,949. The average total compensation for a Senior Data Scientist in New York City, NY is $164,823. Senior Data Scientist salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Senior Data Scientist employees in New York City, NY.

Senior Data Scientist
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best-paying cities for Senior Data Scientist

The metropolitan areas that pay the highest salaries for software engineers are Remote, San Francisco, New York City, Los Angeles and Washington DC.
City NameAverage SalaryCompared to National Average
Remote$196,668
+ 30% (138,499)
San Francisco, CA$186,733
+ 26% (138,499)
New York City, NY$161,610
+ 14% (138,499)
Los Angeles, CA$160,552
+ 14% (138,499)
Washington DC$159,400
+ 13% (138,499)
Boston, MA$156,068
+ 11% (138,499)
Miami, FL$154,857
+ 11% (138,499)
Seattle, WA$149,395
+ 7% (138,499)
San Diego, CA$148,500
+ 7% (138,499)
Minneapolis–Saint Paul, MN$148,375
+ 7% (138,499)

Senior Data Scientist Salary by gender

The average Senior Data Scientist salary for women is $161,818 and the average Senior Data Scientist salary for men is $145,182.

Senior Data Scientist Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Data Scientist with 7+ years of experience is $178,938.

Senior Data Scientist Salary ranges

The most common Senior Data Scientist salary in New York City, NY is between $150k - $160k.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in New York City, NY

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Junior Business Analyst$64,100
Min: $64K
Max: $64K
Junior Data Analyst$70,357
Min: $60K
Max: $78K
Data Analyst$87,585
Min: $71K
Max: $131K
Business Analyst$88,569
Min: $73K
Max: $134K
Business Intelligence Analyst$94,716
Min: $74K
Max: $134K
Junior Data Scientist$99,500
Min: $97K
Max: $102K
Senior Business Analyst$107,871
Min: $90K
Max: $147K
Senior Data Analyst$109,866
Min: $89K
Max: $158K
Analytics Manager$117,285
Min: $100K
Max: $150K
Business Intelligence Developer$119,091
Min: $106K
Max: $171K
Data Engineer$121,537
Min: $85K
Max: $213K
Business Intelligence Manager$128,302
Min: $114K
Max: $147K
Data Scientist$133,509
Min: $91K
Max: $203K
Database Administrator$137,659
Min: $108K
Max: $148K
Senior Data Scientist$146,874
Min: $106K
Max: $204K
Data Architect$154,559
Min: $114K
Max: $214K
Big Data Engineer$160,000
Min: $160K
Max: $160K
Senior Data Engineer$166,422
Min: $146K
Max: $176K
Director of Analytics$173,261
Min: $124K
Max: $209K
Data Engineering Manager$183,308
Min: $158K
Max: $215K
Engineering Manager$190,548
Min: $95K
Max: $305K
Chief Information Officer$235,000
Min: $235K
Max: $235K
CIO (Chief Information Officer)$248,455
Min: $211K
Max: $346K

FAQ

Q:

What is a senior data scientist?

A.
Senior data scientists discover and implement data insights in order to support business development and strategies.
Q:

How to become a senior data scientist?

A.
Senior data scientists typically have a bachelor’s degree in computer science, data science, statistics or a similar field. Some senior or management positions may also require a master’s degree in an aforementioned field. Candidates must also display advanced experience in data science, programming languages (Python, SQL), machine learning and modeling technologies, statistical analysis, management and strategic techniques.
Q:

How much does a senior data scientist make?

A.

The salary range for a senior data scientist is $47K-$350K. The average salary for a Senior Data Scientist in New York City, NY is $146,874.

Career Info

Senior Data Scientist jobs in New York City, NY

Skills that affect Senior Data Scientist salaries in New York City, NY

1
Business Reporting & Analysis
3% have this skill
2
Data Mining
2% have this skill
3
Machine Learning
1% have this skill
4
Data Modeling
1% have this skill
5
Python
1% have this skill
6
SQL
1% have this skill

Average Senior Data Scientist Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Data Scientist make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $163,792 on average.

Recent Senior Data Scientist salaries in New York City, NY

$189,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $189,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Other
201-500 Employees
New York City, NY
$210,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist/ML Engineer reported a yearly salary of $210,000 with +$30,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
New York City, NY
$190,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $190,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
New York City, NY
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $200,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
New York City, NY
$215,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $215,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York City, NY
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$18,700 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
501-1,000 Employees
New York City, NY
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
New York City, NY
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$16,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York City, NY
$107,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $107,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Princeton-Trenton
$157,275
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $157,275 with +$18,118 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Princeton-Trenton