Data Scientist salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$123,840
$9,856
Additional Cash Compensation
$133,696
Total Compensation
Median: $124K
Min: $85K
Max: $165K

How Much Does a Data Scientist Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Data Scientist in Boston is $123,840. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Scientist in Boston is $9,856. The average total compensation for a Data Scientist in Boston is $133,696. Data Scientist salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Data Scientist employees in Boston.

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Data Scientist jobs in Boston

Data Scientist

Greater Boston Area
3 days ago
+52
This position requires a solution-oriented candidate with a combination of deep business acumen, expert knowledge of statistics and algorithm development, and an analytical mindset. The candidate must have the ability to work with diverse stakeholder groups to solve business problems and provide data solutions that are organized and simple to understand. Become part of this unique opportunity to make history defining the evolution of cloud computing.

Data Scientist

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
+44
The ideal candidate has a background in data science, statistics and machine learning and has done work ranging from exploratory analysis to training and deploying models. We use a wide variety of data mining and machine learning algorithms. The right candidate will have both a solid fundamental understanding and deep practical experience with at least a few modeling and machine learning techniques.

Senior Data Scientist - Personalization

Greater Boston Area
1 hour ago
+45
We are hiring a Senior Data Scientist for our Personalization team in Boston, MA. This is a leadership position that will have exposure across the entire business, influencing the vision and implementation of machine learning systems that power Personalization. You bring experience spanning data science, software engineering and team leadership. This role offers a great opportunity for professional growth with the leading online pet retailer in the US. You will have a unique opportunity of providing pet parents with a personalized, easy and integrated experience on Chewy.com.

Sr Data Scientist

Greater Boston Area
4 days ago
+45
Focusing on the incrementality and the value-creation in everything you do, you will closely work the stakeholders within the marketing and merch category teams (Consumables, Hardgoods, Healthcare, etc.). You will transform their ideas, preliminary findings, or analyses, whenever applicable, into machine learning-driven business strategies, programs and actions that would help drive the core objectives. For such transformations, you will guide the teams with the design of experiments, measurement, analyses, recommendations, or all. As a data scientist, you will be responsible for making recommendations for experimentation and measurement by researching state-of-art methods, examining, and tuning the current methods with simulations. Also, you will use causal inference methods to bring precision and speed in the decision-making process.

Data Scientist, Marketing Attribution

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
+45
With a specific focus on our cross-channel marketing strategies, the Data Scientist, Marketing Attribution will directly partner across Marketing Strategy and Engineering to develop and maintain Multi-touch Attribution, Testing (Multi-variate and A/B), Audience/Targeting Models, Opportunity Sizing, Sales Planning and Forecasting. The sole purpose of this role is to provide guidance to our Marketing partners while minimizing risk and driving efficiencies.

Senior Data Scientist

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
+35
Hopper is looking for a data-savvy individual to join our team as a Data Scientist and lead data-centric product development and complex business intelligence projects within our core air travel business unit. Every day you would draw powerful insights from our real-time feed of billions of flight search results and archives of several trillion data points. To succeed at Hopper you need the talent, passion, and experience to thrive in a highly performing company.

Senior Data Scientist

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
+44
Klaviyo is looking for Senior Data Scientists to join our team which is still in its early days. You’ll have a big impact on our direction and how we operate. You’ll be central to upfront research and shipping products that help our customers learn and grow from their data. The ideal candidate has a background in data science, statistics and machine learning and has done work ranging from exploratory analysis to training and deploying models. We use a wide variety of data mining and machine learning algorithms. The right candidate will have both a solid fundamental understanding and deep practical experience with at least a few modeling and machine learning techniques.

Lead Data Scientist - Investments

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+39
MassMutual’s Advanced Analytics group is seeking an exceptional, highly motivated and self-directed data scientist. In this role, you will perform data-driven research, problem solving, and algorithm development through the systematic application of mathematics, statistics and computer science as well as cutting edge data technologies. Results of this work manifest themselves in a variety of ways, including interactive visualizations, presentations, publications, web applications, predictive algorithms, and APIs. This is an opportunity to join a small but growing high performing team with diverse backgrounds in applied math, computer science and physics that have been tasked with developing, maintaining and extracting knowledge from a strategic data asset. Our work revolves around studying fundamental and high impact business questions that directly impact the direction of the company and industry at large.

Senior Pricing Data Scientist

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+45
We are looking for a self-motivated, entrepreneurial, and highly goal-oriented Senior Pricing Data Scientist to join our exciting and fast-paced office in Boston, MA. You will have an out sized opportunity to impact the trajectory of and shape the culture at Chewy as it continues its explosive growth. If you want to build innovative Pricing solutions in a dynamic, cross-functional e-Commerce environment, an opportunity in Chewy’s Pricing team may be a great match!

Senior Data Scientist

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+45
We are hiring a Senior Data Scientist for our Merchandising Products team in Boston, MA. This is a leadership position that will have exposure across the entire business, influencing the vision and implementation of machine learning systems that power content across Chewy’s entire website from Homepage, Navigation, and Storefront through Promotional and Marketing content. You will bring experience spanning data science, software engineering and team leadership starting from the customer. This role offers a great opportunity for professional growth with the leading online pet retailer in the US. You will have a unique opportunity of providing pet parents with a personalized, easy and integrated experience on Chewy.com. 

Staff Data Scientist - Personalization

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+45
We are hiring a Staff Data Scientist for our Personalization team in Boston, MA. This is a leadership position that will have exposure across the entire business, influencing the vision and implementation of machine learning systems that power Personalization. You bring experience spanning data science and team leadership. This role offers a great opportunity for professional growth with the leading online pet retailer in the US. You will have a unique opportunity of providing pet parents with a personalized, easy and integrated experience on Chewy.com.

Lead Data Scientist - Cyber Security

Greater Boston Area
5 days ago
+39
MassMutual’s Advanced Analytics group is seeking an exceptional, highly motivated and self-directed data scientist. In this role, you will perform data-driven research, problem solving, and algorithm development through the systematic application of mathematics, statistics and computer science as well as cutting edge data technologies. Results of this work manifest themselves in a variety of ways, including interactive visualizations, presentations, publications, web applications, predictive algorithms, and APIs. This is an opportunity to join a small but growing high performing team with diverse backgrounds in applied math, computer science and physics that have been tasked with developing, maintaining and extracting knowledge from a strategic data asset. Our work revolves around studying fundamental and high impact business questions that directly impact the direction of the company and industry at large.

Data Scientist Salary ranges

The most common Data Scientist salary in Boston is between $120k - $130k.

Average Data Scientist Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Scientist make the most at companies with 501-1,000 employees, earning $127,731 on average.

Data Scientist Salary by gender

The average Data Scientist salary for women is $121,875 and the average Data Scientist salary for men is $125,900.

Data Scientist Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Scientist with 7+ years of experience is $142,875. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $102,400.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Data Analyst $65,000
Min: $65K
Max: $65K
Junior Business Analyst $67,000
Min: $67K
Max: $67K
Data Analyst $74,010
Min: $40K
Max: $110K
Business Analyst $74,221
Min: $43K
Max: $114K
Junior Data Scientist $79,500
Min: $75K
Max: $84K
Business Intelligence Analyst $88,833
Min: $61K
Max: $140K
Senior Business Analyst $92,361
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Senior Data Analyst $98,206
Min: $60K
Max: $160K
Business Intelligence Developer $100,200
Min: $80K
Max: $141K
Analytics Manager $111,632
Min: $90K
Max: $135K
Data Engineer $114,150
Min: $73K
Max: $165K
Data Scientist $123,840
Min: $85K
Max: $165K
Database Administrator $128,500
Min: $115K
Max: $142K
Data Architect $134,548
Min: $80K
Max: $190K
Business Intelligence Manager $135,125
Min: $110K
Max: $156K
Senior Data Scientist $146,578
Min: $103K
Max: $175K
Senior Data Engineer $148,000
Min: $147K
Max: $149K
Director of Analytics $151,406
Min: $94K
Max: $205K
Data Engineering Manager $172,000
Min: $172K
Max: $172K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $210,400
Min: $200K
Max: $220K

Skills that affect Data Scientist salaries in Boston

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Machine Learning
11% have this skill
2
Python
11% have this skill
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Data Modeling
10% have this skill
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Statistical Analysis
10% have this skill
5
SQL
8% have this skill
6
Big Data Analytics
8% have this skill

Recent Data Scientist salaries in Boston

$123,000
Yearly Salary
A Advisor, analytics reported a yearly salary of $123,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Boston
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Boston
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $125,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Boston
$144,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $144,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $95,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Boston
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $110,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boston
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $120,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boston
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $135,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boston
$114,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $114,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
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