Data Scientist salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$112,577
$12,092
Additional Cash Compensation
$124,669
Total Compensation
Median: $113K
Min: $68K
Max: $188K

How Much Does a Data Scientist Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $112,577. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $12,092. The average total compensation for a Data Scientist in Chicago is $124,669. 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 Sr. Developer

Chicago
3 hours 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.

Data Science Architect

Chicago
1 week ago
+21
West Monroe is seeking a Data Science Architect join our Data Engineering & Analytics practice and contribute to the continuous development of our advanced analytics and data science offerings. We’re looking for a deep technologist and thought-leader, confident in building solutions for clients from the ground up. The architect will also help develop and market our analytics platforms-as-as-service solutions, while collaborating with client analytics SMEs to implement data science models across a variety of industries.

Senior Data Science Architect

Chicago
3 weeks 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.

Tech Lead, Data Science Products

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+34
Develop high-quality software. Support and mentor other engineers throughout the organization. Solve complex technical and strategic problems. Effectively apply Civis best practices methodology and enforces design standards, extending them where needed. Ensure project documents are complete, current, and archived appropriately. Ability to research, prototype and recommend software solutions. Collaborate with other teams, leaders, and clients. Engage the project on an emotional level as well as technical.

Applied Data Science Lead, New Business

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+34
We are currently seeking an Applied Data Science Lead to play a pivotal role in powering Civis’ growth within the Commercial sector. You will work closely with our sales team to support BD, delivery initial POCS, and identify additional opportunities for partnership. . You will help grow Civis' business by delivering excellent work and identifying new strategic growth opportunities for the company. 

Data Science Manager, Business & Marketing

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+48
The Data Science Manager has experience leading and developing Advanced Analytics and Machine Learning solutions. The role will include work on leading and coaching a team, but also being hands-on in building individual models. A successful Data Science Manager has shown experience in managing projects and leading others to high impact timely results.

Data Science Internship, Zoro

Chicago
1 day ago
+65
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 Engineering

Chicago
2 days ago
Frequently cited statistics show that women and underrepresented groups apply to jobs only if they think they meet 100% of the qualifications on a job description. IMO wants you to apply, even if you don’t think you meet 100% of the qualifications listed. We look forward to receiving your application! Work that is meaningful. A job that has impact. Colleagues that inspire. That’s what you’ll find at Intelligent Medical Objects (IMO), a growing

Staff Data Science Engineer

Chicago
3 days 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.

Technical Recruiter, Data Science

Remote
4 days ago
+27
The Position We’re searching for an experienced technical recruiter to join us in building the most transformative company ever. We’ve been able to hire the best team for Root by being intimately aware of who we are and who we aren’t. With this in mind, we expect a recruiter to study the business, work with leaders in Data Science and Recruiting to understand current/future recruiting needs, and then be a thought partner in ideating/executing

Director, Data Science

Chicago
6 days ago
+45
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.

Senior Data Science Analyst

Chicago
6 days ago
+55
Discover. A brighter future. With Discover, you’ll have the chance to make a difference at one of the world’s leading digital banking and payments companies. From Day 1, you’ll do meaningful work you’re passionate about, with the support and resources you need for success. We value what makes each employee unique and provide a collaborative, team-based culture that gives everyone an opportunity to shine. Be the reason millions of people find a

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 201-500 employees, earning $118,059 on average.

Data Scientist Salary by gender

The average Data Scientist salary for women is $108,761 and the average Data Scientist salary for men is $115,623.

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 $103,438.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Data Analyst $61,313
Min: $36K
Max: $85K
Data Analyst $69,530
Min: $42K
Max: $150K
Junior Business Analyst $72,000
Min: $72K
Max: $72K
Business Analyst $74,759
Min: $35K
Max: $180K
Business Intelligence Analyst $85,648
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 $95,577
Min: $69K
Max: $150K
Business Intelligence Developer $96,953
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
Analytics Manager $111,070
Min: $80K
Max: $163K
Data Scientist $112,577
Min: $68K
Max: $188K
Data Engineer $118,647
Min: $65K
Max: $180K
Senior Data Engineer $130,292
Min: $100K
Max: $162K
Business Intelligence Manager $133,529
Min: $115K
Max: $180K
Senior Data Scientist $136,122
Min: $47K
Max: $215K
Database Administrator $136,500
Min: $95K
Max: $166K
Data Architect $142,188
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Director of Analytics $157,464
Min: $103K
Max: $260K
Data Engineering Manager $161,175
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $230,675
Min: $157K
Max: $325K

Skills that affect Data Scientist salaries in Chicago

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Statistical Analysis
12% have this skill
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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
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Python
10% have this skill
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Predictive Analytics
10% have this skill

Recent Data Scientist salaries in Chicago

$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$16,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Analyst reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
5-10 Reports
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Science Consultant reported a yearly salary of $105,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $110,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
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
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