Data Scientist salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$111,008
$11,239
Additional Cash Compensation
$122,247
Total Compensation
Median: $111K
Min: $45K
Max: $188K

How Much Does a Data Scientist Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $111,008. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $11,239. The average total compensation for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $122,247. 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

Senior Data Science Architect

Chicago
2 days ago
+21
West Monroe is seeking a Data Scientist to join and help build our emerging Advanced Analytics practice in the Chicago office. We’re looking for you to be a thought-leader building solutions for clients from the ground up on a daily basis.  You will be engaging in developing and marketing analytics platforms-as-as-service solutions and collaborating with our client analytics SMEs and implementing predictive models in a variety of industries.

Data Science Sr. Developer

Chicago
6 days ago
+21
West Monroe Partners is seeking a Data Science Senior Consultant to join and help build our emerging Advanced Analytics practice in the Chicago office. Our predictive analytics and data engineering teams operate as an analytics engine for tackling cross-functional, high-profile business problems that add value, build new expertise, and establish innovative, competitive advantages for our clients. We’re looking for you to be a thought-leader, building solutions for clients from the ground up on a daily basis.  You engage in developing and marketing analytics solutions and collaborating with our client analytics SMEs to implement a variety of predictive models in a variety of industries.

Staff Data Science Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+25
As a Staff Data Science Engineer on the Echo Global Logistics team, you will contribute to engineering of large scale web-based applications to enable Echo’s business while supporting architectural vision of quality, scalability, performance and function. Our proprietary software is created with the goal to simplify transportation for our customers and carriers, and is one of our largest competitive advantages in an ever growing market.

Manager Data Science

North Suburbs
2 weeks ago
+55
Responsible for providing thought leadership & strategic thinking to solve business problems by leveraging techniques such as segmentation, optimization, advanced analytics and machine learning. The role will closely monitor performance metrics and KPIs to ensure goals are met and course correct as necessary. Manages a team of high performing quantitative analysts and will be responsible for ensuring the team stays motivated and engaged. Manages team performance, coach and develop employees and hire the right talent. In addition, this individual will identify, prioritize and supervise the team to flawlessly execute on initiatives.

Arity-Data Science Team Lead

Chicago
3 days ago
+34
As a Data Science Team Lead, you will be responsible for leading and inspiring a world-class group of data scientists, data analytics engineers and business analytics consultants within our Sharing Economy product segment. These teams capture telematics data and booking data to build unique insights about the risk and operations of ride share, car share, and gig economy companies. You will also help create and support our business strategy for Sharing Economy by being a strong voice of the customer from an analytics lens. You will help us recruit and lead top talent and have a key voice in the analytics operations at Arity. 

Director, Data Science

Chicago
3 days ago
+55
GoHealth is looking for a Director, Data Science to join as leader of the Statistical Modeling function, reporting to the Vice President, Advanced Analytics. You will guide the work of a team of Data Scientists and Data Analysts, will apply rigorous statistical approaches to important problems, and work with a team to develop the outstanding solutions that promote GoHealth’s unparalleled growth. We are looking for candidates who can manage and empower teams, have demonstrated expertise in statistical modeling and data science, and the ability to turn that expertise into substantial financial impact.

Data Science Internship, Zoro

Chicago
6 days ago
+62
As a Data Science Intern, your work will help Zoro to better understand and target our customers. A successful candidate should be passionate about eCommerce, Marketing and Big Data, and be interested in learning about all aspects of the Zoro business and collaborating with others.

Director, Data Science

Chicago
1 week ago
+46
Work with Product and Engineering stakeholders to develop an R&D roadmap. Hire data scientists and other talent to build a highly productive team. Manage projects end-to-end from early stage research through development. Use your expertise in data science and/or computer science to research and recommend solutions to our technology and business problems. Provide technology leadership to yield innovative differentiating solutions. Develop an understanding of Conversant’s personalization platform and proprietary datasets. Implement and optimize state of the art algorithms in distributed environments. Work with our Engineering teams to integrate your solutions into Conversant’s platform. Participate fully in our collaborative approach to research and applications projects.

Director of Data Science

Chicago
1 week ago
+46
As a Director of Data Science & Machine Learning Development, you are the team lead responsible for delivering technical and performant solutions across our environments, packages, and services for Epsilon products and applications. You will be hands on with every stage of the product development lifecycle from collecting and distilling business requirements to delivering the finished product. You will also interface directly with product and project management and collaborate closely with other engineering disciplines to convey requirements and develop integrated solutions. This role is highly visible to engineering leadership as well as key business stakeholders across the organization.

Data Science Intern

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+53
You are excited about using cutting-edge research and technology to join forces with a multi-disciplinary team of engineers and analysts on a wide range of problems. As a Data Science intern on our team, you’ll be working on various algorithms and using Natural Language Processing (NLP) methods to help collaborate on some of our most interesting analytic projects. You operate with a data-focused mindset, and so you will have the opportunity to experiment with our data sets and contribute to a special project. You will rely on Python and its data science ecosystem, using various techniques such as NLP, to better measure our product quality, improve enterprise products, and understand the behavior of end-users. 

Data Science Intern

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+29
The Data Science & Analytics team embodies these values and works with a laser focused objective to enable data driven decision making for both internal stakeholders and external partners. We are looking for a Data Scientist Intern to contribute to this vision and reap the rewards of joining an exciting company in the high growth phase.  You will create analytical solutions and machine learning models that help Fetch teams leverage and monetize actionable insights from our unique data. This is a challenging and high learning position. Success in this role requires the ability to take on challenging problems and design & develop an amazing solution with little to no assistance.

Director, Data Science

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+46
Your role will be to build and lead a new R&D team. Your team will use data science, machine learning, and other disciplines to create new data-based capabilities for our real-time digital marketing business. We analyze privacy-safe data at internet scale and handle 200B+ of online interactions a day and have $3.8 trillion in multichannel purchases in our database. The Decision Sciences group is a collaborative R&D team that continually enhances Epsilon PeopleCloud Digital Media Solutions award-winning personalization platform through a combination of data science, machine learning, AI, computer science, and more.  Our colleagues love the fast-paced, dynamic work environment, the speed with which we translate research to business impact, the opportunity to continually learn new knowledge and skills, the internal research seminars and external training opportunities, and the excellent work-life balance our culture promotes.

Data Scientist Salary ranges

The two most common Data Scientist salary ranges in Chicago are $110k - $120k and $120k - $130k.

Average Data Scientist Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Scientist make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $116,500 on average.

Data Scientist Salary by gender

The average Data Scientist salary for women is $108,281 and the average Data Scientist salary for men is $115,876.

Data Scientist Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Scientist with 7+ years of experience is $129,750. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $92,917.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Data Analyst $60,786
Min: $36K
Max: $85K
Data Analyst $69,448
Min: $42K
Max: $150K
Junior Business Analyst $72,000
Min: $72K
Max: $72K
Business Intelligence Analyst $84,880
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Senior Data Analyst $87,255
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Junior Data Scientist $88,000
Min: $70K
Max: $106K
Senior Business Analyst $96,153
Min: $69K
Max: $150K
Business Intelligence Developer $96,953
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
Data Scientist $111,008
Min: $45K
Max: $188K
Analytics Manager $111,553
Min: $80K
Max: $163K
Data Engineer $118,979
Min: $65K
Max: $180K
Senior Data Engineer $127,350
Min: $100K
Max: $162K
Business Intelligence Manager $133,529
Min: $115K
Max: $180K
Database Administrator $135,143
Min: $95K
Max: $166K
Senior Data Scientist $136,451
Min: $47K
Max: $215K
Business Analyst $136,589
Min: $35K
Max: $6614K
Data Architect $140,356
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Director of Analytics $157,853
Min: $103K
Max: $260K
Data Engineering Manager $161,175
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $235,194
Min: $157K
Max: $325K

Skills that affect Data Scientist salaries in Chicago

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Statistical Analysis
12% have this skill
2
Machine Learning
11% have this skill
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SQL
11% have this skill
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Data Modeling
10% have this skill
5
Python
10% have this skill
6
Predictive Analytics
9% have this skill

Recent Data Scientist salaries in Chicago

$147,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Science Manager reported a yearly salary of $147,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $130,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$187,500
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $187,500 with +$14,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$11,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $135,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$83,000
Yearly Salary
A Research Analyst reported a yearly salary of $83,000 with +$11,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $85,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$96,562
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $96,562 with +$14,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$87,750
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $87,750 with +$200 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Chicago
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