Data Scientist salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$110,593
$13,752
Additional Cash Compensation
$124,345
Total Compensation
Median: 110,000
Min: $68K
Max: $188K

How Much Does a Data Scientist Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $110,593. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $13,752. The average total compensation for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $124,345. Data Scientist salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Data Scientist employees in Chicago.

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Data Scientist jobs in Chicago
45

Principal Data Science - IHM

Chicago
1 week ago
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Senior Manager Data Science

Chicago
1 week ago
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Data Science Modeler

Chicago
1 week ago
At Discover, you will never stop learning. We are looking for people driven by purpose, who want to help us change the game in financial services. We were founded in 1986, and now have over 16,000 employees. Together we are dedicated to helping people spend smarter, manage debt better and save more for a brighter financial future.  By joining us, you will be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. We are as focused on

Data Science Analyst

Chicago
1 week ago
At Discover, you will never stop learning. We are looking for people driven by purpose, who want to help us change the game in financial services. We were founded in 1986, and now have over 16,000 employees. Together we are dedicated to helping people spend smarter, manage debt better and save more for a brighter financial future.  By joining us, you will be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. We are as focused on

Lead Data Science Analyst

Chicago
1 week ago
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Principal Data Science - DHL

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Senior Data Science Analyst

Chicago
3 weeks ago
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Senior Manager Data Science

Chicago
1 month ago
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Principal Data Science

Chicago
3 weeks ago
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Lead Data Science Analyst - IHM

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Senior Digital Data Science Analyst

Chicago
4 weeks ago
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Lead Data Science Analyst - IHM

Chicago
1 month ago
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Data Scientist Salary ranges

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

Average Data Scientist Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Scientist make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $125,308 on average.

Data Scientist Salary by gender

The average Data Scientist salary for women is $104,946 and the average Data Scientist salary for men is $113,879.

Data Scientist Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Scientist with 7+ years of experience is $121,833. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $99,688.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Junior Data Analyst$56,123
Min: $25K
Max: $85K
Data Analyst$75,203
Min: $45K
Max: $150K
Junior Business Analyst$77,337
Min: $65K
Max: $90K
Business Analyst$77,588
Min: $39K
Max: $180K
Junior Data Scientist$84,200
Min: $70K
Max: $106K
Business Intelligence Analyst$90,300
Min: $61K
Max: $150K
Senior Data Analyst$92,316
Min: $68K
Max: $155K
Senior Business Analyst$95,639
Min: $70K
Max: $150K
Business Intelligence Developer$97,806
Min: $70K
Max: $130K
Data Scientist$110,593
Min: $68K
Max: $188K
Data Engineer$115,641
Min: $65K
Max: $182K
Analytics Manager$119,879
Min: $70K
Max: $225K
Business Intelligence Manager$125,091
Min: $100K
Max: $180K
Senior Data Engineer$134,154
Min: $80K
Max: $162K
Database Administrator$135,583
Min: $80K
Max: $200K
Senior Data Scientist$140,635
Min: $91K
Max: $215K
Data Architect$153,767
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Director of Analytics$166,156
Min: $105K
Max: $260K
Data Engineering Manager$168,406
Min: $110K
Max: $221K
CIO (Chief Information Officer)$223,792
Min: $157K
Max: $325K

Skills that affect Data Scientist salaries in Chicago

1
Python
11% have this skill
2
Machine Learning
10% have this skill
3
SQL
10% have this skill
4
Statistical Analysis
10% have this skill
5
Data Modeling
8% have this skill
6
Predictive Analytics
8% have this skill

Recent Data Scientist salaries in Chicago

$98,800
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $98,800 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $95,000 with +$7,600 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $155,000 with +$45,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$112,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Science Consultant reported a yearly salary of $112,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$112,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Science Consultant reported a yearly salary of $112,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $160,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$128,500
Yearly Salary
A Data Science Associate Consultant reported a yearly salary of $128,500 with +$14,910 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
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