Data Scientist salary in San Francisco

Average Base Salary in San Francisco

$171,846
$4,500
Additional Cash Compensation
$176,346
Total Compensation
Median: $172K
Min: $140K
Max: $204K

How Much Does a Data Scientist Make in San Francisco?

The average salary for a Data Scientist in San Francisco is $171,846. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Scientist in San Francisco is $4,500. The average total compensation for a Data Scientist in San Francisco is $176,346. Data Scientist salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In San Francisco from anonymous Data Scientist employees in San Francisco.

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Data Scientist jobs in San Francisco

Data Scientist

San Francisco
2 days ago
This role can be based out of Mountain View, CA or San Francisco, CA  Who is Mindstrong? Mindstrong is a research-driven, consumer-focused mental healthcare company working to unlock a new virtual care model for delivering healthcare to people living with a serious mental illness (SMI) through innovations in measurement science, and care delivery. Our services are offered to people with an SMI through active partnerships with several nationwide

Sr. Data Scientist, Pricing

East Bay
27 minutes ago
+27
At Wish, our Data Science & Engineering team is composed of Data Scientists, Data Analysts & Data Engineers who focus on centralizing corporate data in order to gain insights, knowledge and scalability, that empower a proactive and rigorous analysis of key business indicators. Our mission is to derive wisdom from data via the application of Data Science. Within the DS&E org, the Pricing Team at Wish is a small but growing, high impact team. They are responsible for the platform’s pricing system and work with stakeholders across the company on related issues. They work to consistently improve the pricing algorithms used to determine the price for items on Wish while working with partners from logistics to user incentives.

Senior Data Scientist

San Francisco
1 day ago
+34
Data Scientists at Grand Rounds work on problems that are core to the company’s mission. Major challenges include developing systems and models to identify the highest quality Doctors in the country as well as methodologies to uncover the subtle differences between each physician’s clinical expertise. Additionally, patient-level modeling allows us to understand the specific healthcare needs of every person. With a high fidelity understanding of both patients and physicians we are able to route patients to both appropriate and high quality care. In addition to developing the company’s core technologies, data scientists provide decision support analysis for many teams across the organization including product development, sales, marketing, and strategy. Data scale ranges from small data sets that fit on a single laptop to large multi-terabyte clinical information in distributed database systems.

Senior Data Scientist

San Francisco
2 days ago
This role can be based out of Mountain View, CA or San Francisco, CA  Who is Mindstrong? Mindstrong is a research-driven, consumer-focused mental healthcare company working to unlock a new virtual care model for delivering healthcare to people living with a serious mental illness (SMI) through innovations in measurement science, and care delivery. Our services are offered to people with an SMI through active partnerships with several nationwide

Senior Data Scientist - Insights

San Francisco
2 days ago
+29
Collaborate with stakeholders to inform business direction. Proactively influence prioritization through data-driven insights. Provide technical mentorship to others. Design and analyze standard experiments and conduct ad hoc analyses. Define metrics and build dashboards to track product and business health. Continuously improve the quality and accessibility of data. Knowledge and willingness to use the right tool (a scripted model, a dashboard, a presentation) for each analysis.

Data Scientist, Transaction Monitoring

1 week ago
+27
We are looking for a Data Scientist who will work cross-functionally with technical and non-technical teams to build models and dashboards to monitor transactions and ensure compliance. The ideal candidate should be passionate about Wish and e-commerce, has a strong analytical and consultative mindset, deep understanding of databases, visualization, and modeling techniques, and the ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment delivering against tight deadlines, and a passion for scaling transaction monitoring through automation.

Senior Data Scientist

San Francisco
1 week ago
+33
You will be joining a growing data science team and will tackle some of the most challenging and impactful problems that are transforming how people buy groceries every day. You will be embedded within our data-driven product team as a trusted partner in uncovering barriers in the product’s usability and utilize these insights to inform product improvements that drive angle-changing growth. We’re looking for a self-driven, strategic thinker who can hit the ground running to ultimately influence decision-making across the entire organization.

Data Scientist - Assessment

San Francisco
2 weeks ago
+29
As a data scientist at Udemy, you’ll be partnering with product managers, designers, and engineers to build algorithmic and model-driven solutions to power adaptive skill assessments. Success in this role will require a combination of product intuition, applied research instincts, and the data science and coding chops to dive headfirst into development on production systems.

Senior Data Scientist - Content

San Francisco
2 weeks ago
+29
3+ years of industry experience working with complex data sets. Experience building and deploying predictive models. Proficient in object-oriented design, data structures, and algorithms. Strong proficiency with SQL, Excel, and 1+ programming languages (e.g., R or Python). Excellent ability to communicate effectively with non-technical stakeholders. Strong product intuition and business-oriented mindset. Broad knowledge of applied statistics and experimental design.

Sr. Data Scientist, Marketing Data Quality

San Francisco
3 days ago
+59
Atlassian is looking for a data quality specialist to join our Marketing Analytics team. The ideal candidate has strong business instincts and analytics mastery, and is passionate about applying these skills to drive smarter data decisions and ultimately, delight our customers.

Sr. Data Scientist, Demand Modeling

East Bay
27 minutes ago
+27
At Wish, our Data Science & Engineering team is composed of Data Scientists, Data Analysts & Data Engineers who focus on centralizing corporate data in order to gain insights, knowledge and scalability, that empower a proactive and rigorous analysis of key business indicators. Our mission is to derive wisdom from data via the application of Data Science. The Pricing Team at Wish is a small but growing, high impact team. We are responsible for the platform’s pricing system and work with stakeholders across the company on related issues. This means we’re consistently improving the pricing algorithms used to determine the price for items on Wish while working with partners from logistics to user incentives. Wish’s Pricing Team has interesting opportunities for exceptional candidates to innovate on our pricing system. The ideal candidate will make end to end improvements to our pricing system from working with the team to improve data pipelines used for demand modeling to changing the way we deploy updated pricing algorithms in production.

Sr. Data Scientist, Consumer Behavior

3 days ago
+27
At Wish, our Data Science & Engineering team is composed of Data Scientists, Data Analysts & Data Engineers who focus on centralizing corporate data in order to gain insights, knowledge and scalability, that empower a proactive and rigorous analysis of key business indicators. Our mission is to derive wisdom from data via the application of Data Science. Wish has exciting opportunities for talented Data Scientists on our Buyer Side (Product) data science team. This is a unique opportunity to experiment with a 500 million strong consumer base that draws 100+ million MAU. Successful candidates will have extensive backgrounds in quantitative fields and significant experience with experiment design and execution at scale.

Data Scientist Salary ranges

The most common Data Scientist salary in San Francisco is between $170k - $180k.

Average Data Scientist Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Scientist make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $179,000 on average.

Data Scientist Salary by gender

The average Data Scientist salary for women is $165,000 and the average Data Scientist salary for men is $162,857.

Data Scientist Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Scientist with 7+ years of experience is $175,500.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in San Francisco

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Data Analyst $74,000
Min: $74K
Max: $74K
Junior Business Analyst $83,000
Min: $78K
Max: $88K
Data Analyst $91,474
Min: $50K
Max: $129K
Business Analyst $95,935
Min: $54K
Max: $127K
Business Intelligence Analyst $98,167
Min: $77K
Max: $117K
Junior Data Scientist $107,000
Min: $94K
Max: $120K
Senior Business Analyst $128,590
Min: $110K
Max: $156K
Senior Data Analyst $128,947
Min: $110K
Max: $146K
Business Intelligence Developer $132,267
Min: $95K
Max: $187K
Business Intelligence Manager $138,125
Min: $103K
Max: $160K
Data Engineer $145,038
Min: $131K
Max: $185K
Analytics Manager $149,105
Min: $139K
Max: $168K
Database Administrator $163,000
Min: $151K
Max: $175K
Data Architect $164,574
Min: $146K
Max: $225K
Data Scientist $171,846
Min: $140K
Max: $204K
Senior Data Engineer $178,000
Min: $178K
Max: $178K
Director of Analytics $180,304
Min: $104K
Max: $275K
Senior Data Scientist $184,130
Min: $110K
Max: $221K
Data Engineering Manager $205,250
Min: $180K
Max: $230K
Chief Information Officer $213,500
Min: $153K
Max: $315K

Skills that affect Data Scientist salaries in San Francisco

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SQL
25% have this skill
2
Business Reporting & Analysis
25% have this skill
3
Machine Learning
25% have this skill
4
Business Intelligence
25% have this skill
5
Python
25% have this skill
6
Data Warehousing
25% have this skill

Recent Data Scientist salaries in San Francisco

$143,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $143,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
San Francisco
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $140,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
San Francisco
1-5 Reports
$143,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $143,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $165,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $175,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
$173,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $173,000 with +$5,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
San Francisco
$197,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $197,000
201-500 Employees
San Francisco
$177,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $177,000
201-500 Employees
San Francisco
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $180,000
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
$176,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $176,000
201-500 Employees
San Francisco
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