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Data scientist salary in Lawrence, KS

How much does a Data Scientist make in Lawrence, KS?

Average base salary

below national average
Average $84,783
Low $42,039
High $170,988
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a data scientist is $84,783 per year in Lawrence, KS. 4 salaries reported, updated at August 18, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Lawrence, KS

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Top companies for Data Scientists in Lawrence, KS

  1. Meta
    742 reviews169 salaries reported
    $160,926per year
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Highest paying cities for Data Scientists near Lawrence, KS

  1. Palo Alto, CA
    $166,577 per year
    30 salaries reported
  2. Bellevue, WA
    $146,039 per year
    22 salaries reported
  3. Redmond, WA
    $142,138 per year
    42 salaries reported
  1. Seattle, WA
    $138,616 per year
    262 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $126,912 per year
    342 salaries reported
  3. Boston, MA
    $125,692 per year
    138 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $124,976 per year
    91 salaries reported
  2. Overland Park, KS
    $123,371 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $117,740 per year
    330 salaries reported
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Where can a Data Scientist earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Data Scientists

Top skills
Cloud Architecture

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30 jobs45
99 jobs204
57 jobs74
15 jobs20
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Most common benefits for Data Scientists

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Adoption assistance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Gym membership
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Stock options
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 222 ratings

68% of Data Scientists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Lawrence, KS?

Data Analyst

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Average $46,233 per year

Machine Learning Engineer

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Average $92,131 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Data Scientist

How can data scientists increase their salaries?

To increase your salary as a data scientist, consider the following options:

  • Change of industry: Consider changing to an industry that is more competitive and willing to pay higher salaries. Social networking companies like Google and Facebook often pay premium salaries for data scientists, as do financial organizations or manufacturers.
  • Higher education: Data scientists who obtain a doctoral degree are generally able to qualify for more advanced positions and higher salaries.
  • Leadership roles: Senior data scientists oversee junior data scientists in addition to their regular responsibilities.
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How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a data scientist?

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