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Data Scientist salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

Additional Cash Compensation
Total Compensation
Median: $113K
Min: $45K
Max: $155K

How Much Does a Data Scientist Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $113,095. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $7,653. The average total compensation for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $120,748. Data Scientist salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Data Scientist employees in Chicago.

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Data Scientist jobs in Chicago

Data Science Intern

8 hours ago
Work with large, complex data sets to derive actionable business insights using machine learning and advanced analytics. Leverage machine learning, statistics, software engineering, behavioral science, and business knowledge to help design automated, intelligent marketing campaigns that influence consumer behavior. Prototype and build analytics pipelines using the latest technologies. Work as part of a cross-functional, agile team of data scientists to iteratively and rapidly solve problems and improve client deliverables. Work with and present results to stakeholders in multiple areas and levels of the agency.

Data Science Lead

3 days ago
At Civis, our data scientists are responsible for integrating, scaling, and optimizing our team's data science within software products. They also contribute to our core research goals of developing new methodological approaches to the toughest statistical problems we encounter. We are looking for individuals from diverse backgrounds with demonstrated quantitative, software engineering, and problem-solving skills. As a data scientist on our Chicago-based Research and Development team, you will work on cross-functional product teams to develop new data science solutions, make our existing methods better and more general, work with our users to identify new ways data science can help them solve problems, and maintain an extremely high standard of innovative data science work.

Head of Data Science

1 week ago
The Head of Data Science owns the tasks related to Data Science product upgrades & support, panel methodology & data training, and data integrity monitoring & the Machine Learning team at Numerator. There will also be client facing projects that involve liaising with the Data Science team.

Applied Data Science Internship, Political

9 hours ago
ADS Interns are critical components of the advisory arm of Civis Analytics and are expected to take a role in understanding how to design and implement analytical solutions for each client’s unique situation. We are looking for individuals from a diversity of backgrounds with demonstrated quantitative and problem-solving skills. ADS Interns will work with the political team to develop products and strategic guidance for clients working in the 2020 election.

Analytics Developer, Data Science and Analytics

1 week ago
Develop and maintain analytical applications and frameworks used by the TransUnion analysts and data scientists both in the US and internationally. Design and write programs and packages for data extraction, segmentation, and statistical analysis on large population datasets. Research and evaluate advanced statistical and machine learning models, emerging tools and technologies in analytics and data science. Assist Global Technology with maintenance of the tools and frameworks used by analysts on the high-performance computing (HPC) cluster. Participate in projects led by Global Technology as a subject matter expert on machine learning and scientific computing. Provide support and training to the users on the tools you develop. Identify strategies and opportunities for customers to test and adopt TransUnion’s analytic products and services. Foster a high performance culture and cultivate an environment that promotes excellence and reflects the TransUnion brand.

Director, Data Science

16 hours ago
GoHealth is looking for a Director of Data Science to join as leader of the Business Analytics function, reporting to the Chief Technology Officer.  This individual will be responsible for guiding the work of the Data Science team, will help create and lead strategy, and oversee the team’s execution.  We seek candidates with the ability to effectively manage a team, derive analytical insights from a variety of business contexts, and communicate those insights effectively to a variety of other stakeholders.

Senior Data Science Consultant

4 days ago
Senior Data Science Consultant 222 W Adams St, 11th Floor Chicago, Illinois, 60606 United States West Monroe isn’t a start-up consulting firm, but we act like one. From day one, our people have the opportunity to make a definitive personal impact for their clients and their careers. What does this mean? It means we seek out the best of the best, and then we challenge them to make us better. If you are looking to be a “behind the scenes”

Head of Data Science

4 days ago
Build out a highly-effective, engaged and happy data science team. Oversee the data science roadmap based on both short-term business priorities and long-term strategic vision. Collaborate with leadership to advocate for data-driven decision making. Be a technical leader and mentor for the data science team, helping to institute best engineering practices (coding standards, automated testing, CI/CD, scalability, etc). Research, develop and deploy production ML models. Partner with data engineering and software engineering to design, implement and evolve an incredibly effective machine learning infrastructure. Use your creativity and intuition to identify which problems to solve and which problems to defer.

Data Science Intern

1 week ago
Research and apply state-of-the-art data science methodologies to support broader product and business strategies. Translate advanced business analytics problems into technical approaches in diverse domains such as vendor recommendation, work scheduling and technician dispatch, etc. Use machine learning to improve and automate processes in SMS proprietary tools. Apply data mining techniques to make recommendations based on data and communicate results through insightful visualizations, reports and presentations. Collaborates with other internal teams to develop, refine, and scale procedures and workflows. Performs ad-hoc projects and other duties as assigned.

Intern, Data Science

2 weeks ago
Why Choose CCC:   We promote a healthy work-life balance and offer generous benefit plans and resources designed with employee satisfaction in mind. What we value is simple - customers, employee commitment, collaboration and clear communication. We hire people who will embrace the company’s goals and productively contribute in ways that help us serve the customer, innovate, and stay strong. We make it a priority to keep employees healthy, happy

Head of Data Science

2 weeks ago
As the Head of Data Science, you’ll be responsible for driving business decisions by leveraging Farmer’s Fridge’s unique datasets. You will lead efforts to maximize the strategic use of data by collecting data, performing analysis, communicating insights, and building a data-driven culture across the Company. You will build the data team by creating a vision, hiring and growing best in class data scientists, and acting as a key stakeholder in enhancing our data technologies. Just a few of the initiatives you will drive include automating fridge stocking and distribution models, predicting the performance of prospective fridge placements, building personalized product recommendation engines, and leading A/B testing efforts across the organization.

Intern, Data Science/ Computer Vision

2 weeks ago
Our program is designed to #CCCJumpstart your career! At CCC, you will work and learn alongside innovative and inspiring leaders and gain valuable experience working on real business solutions in a corporate setting. You will also have an opportunity to participate in unique events throughout the summer from professional development workshops to Lunch and Learn events with CCC colleagues and leaders.

Data Scientist Salary ranges

The most common Data Scientist salary in Chicago is between $110k - $120k.

Average Data Scientist Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Scientist make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $119,367 on average.

Data Scientist Salary by gender

The average Data Scientist salary for women is $113,250 and the average Data Scientist salary for men is $115,878.

Data Scientist Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Scientist with 7+ years of experience is $135,417. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $102,500.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Data Analyst $67,108
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
Business Analyst $70,504
Min: $35K
Max: $124K
Senior Data Analyst $86,129
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Business Intelligence Analyst $87,941
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Senior Business Analyst $93,682
Min: $67K
Max: $125K
Business Intelligence Developer $99,000
Min: $74K
Max: $126K
Analytics Manager $106,818
Min: $83K
Max: $163K
Data Scientist $113,095
Min: $45K
Max: $155K
Data Engineer $116,950
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
Business Intelligence Manager $130,000
Min: $115K
Max: $140K
Senior Data Scientist $132,696
Min: $47K
Max: $200K
Data Architect $136,250
Min: $114K
Max: $165K
Director of Analytics $145,708
Min: $103K
Max: $190K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $236,400
Min: $210K
Max: $300K

Chicago Companies with the Highest Data + Analytics Salaries

Skills that affect Data Scientist salaries in Chicago

Machine Learning
13% have this skill
Data Modeling
13% have this skill
Statistical Analysis
12% have this skill
Predictive Analytics
12% have this skill
12% have this skill
Data Mining
10% have this skill

Recent Data Scientist salaries in Chicago

Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $97,500 with +$9,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist II reported a yearly salary of $83,000
1-3 Years of Experience
500+ Employees
1-5 Reports
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$12,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $116,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $103,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1-10 Employees
Yearly Salary
A Quantitative Trader reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
5-10 Reports
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $78,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
11-50 Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $110,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
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