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Senior Data Scientist salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$134,591
$15,100
Additional Cash Compensation
$149,691
Total Compensation
Median: $135K
Min: $47K
Max: $200K

How Much Does a Senior Data Scientist Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Senior Data Scientist in Chicago is $134,591. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Data Scientist in Chicago is $15,100. The average total compensation for a Senior Data Scientist in Chicago is $149,691. Senior Data Scientist salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Senior Data Scientist employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,177
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Data + Analytics Salaries

+24
Professional Services, Software
+18
Big Data, Healthtech
+18
Agency, eCommerce

Senior Data Scientist Salary ranges

The most common Senior Data Scientist salary in Chicago is between $130k - $140k.

Average Senior Data Scientist Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Data Scientist make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $152,500 on average.

Senior Data Scientist Salary by gender

The average Senior Data Scientist salary for women is $82,000 and the average Senior Data Scientist salary for men is $140,100.

Senior Data Scientist Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Data Scientist with 7+ years of experience is $149,500.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Data Analyst $67,041
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
Business Analyst $71,262
Min: $35K
Max: $124K
Senior Data Analyst $89,125
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Business Intelligence Analyst $89,929
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Senior Business Analyst $93,125
Min: $67K
Max: $125K
Business Intelligence Developer $99,000
Min: $74K
Max: $126K
Analytics Manager $104,850
Min: $83K
Max: $163K
Data Scientist $113,915
Min: $45K
Max: $155K
Data Engineer $114,306
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
Business Intelligence Manager $130,000
Min: $115K
Max: $140K
Senior Data Scientist $134,591
Min: $47K
Max: $200K
Data Architect $136,250
Min: $114K
Max: $165K
Director of Analytics $146,350
Min: $103K
Max: $190K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $236,400
Min: $210K
Max: $300K

Senior Data Scientist jobs in Chicago
45

Data Scientist

Chicago
19 hours ago
+18
Responsible for producing client-ready deliverables (e.g., decision models and other quantitative tools). Leads modeling workshops with clients. Executes prototypes, new methodological concepts and pilot programs for R&D purposes. Responsible for providing complete and high quality client-ready models. Assesses definition of priority metrics and reports for a range of partners. Implements strategy and applies new technology and trends to current vision and strategic goals. Responsible for client-ready deliverables and client communication including one monthly short-form POV, one quarterly in-depth analysis. Contribute to Bounteous annual trends report. Builds and leads internal team, assesses needs & skills, distributes assignments and workloads appropriately, leads individual and group professional development. Responsible for defining and communicating high quality workflows and team processes.

DATA SCIENTIST

Chicago
5 days ago
+28
We are looking for a Data Scientist who has experience in building machine learning algorithms in distributed environments such as Amazon EMR. The ideal candidate will have a passion for discovering patterns from large data sets and working with internal stakeholders to understand the business problems. The candidate will have experience working with distributed data processing tools and infrastructure including MapReduce, Hadoop, Hive, Spark, AWS and EMR.

Data Scientist

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+10
  At Groupon, data drives our decisions. We are looking for a Data Scientist who will join an influential team to guide the Groupon Goods product roadmap by deriving meaningful insights from the wealth of data we have from our customers, logistics networks and suppliers. You will be building machine learning models which empowers supply intelligence, pricing intelligence and recommendation system. We need an analytics and modeling expert the team

Senior Data Scientist (Marketing)

Chicago
2 days ago
+16
As the Data Scientist, you will have a direct and measurable impact on growth and profitability by developing, improving, and testing algorithms to drive customer acquisition and retention. You'll be a vital member of the CRM team, creating analytical models and triggered programs that deliver relevant offers and personalized recommendation to Vivid Seats' customers. 

Sr Data Scientist

Chicago
2 days ago
+22
As a Sr. Data Scientist on Grainger’s analytics team, you will use your machine learning and statistical expertise to optimize our site experience and marketing activity. You will contribute actionable insights and build automated systems to help Grainger realize our mission of providing useful information and time-saving solutions to our customers. Areas of particular interest include: applying supervised learning techniques to understand marketing ROI and customer value; extracting insights from unstructured text to understand industries, job roles, and products; and combining automated intelligence with expert content curation to deliver the most relevant search results.

Data Scientist, Social Science

Chicago
6 days ago
About the Company Are you a self-starter? Do you want to work where you can make an immediate impact? Are you interested in using data science to solve big and important problems in new ways — like helping nonprofits increase participation in vital social services, figuring out how to get families saving for college and retirement, or completely changing the way advocacy organizations talk about their policy platforms? Civis Analytics helps

Data Scientist, Customer Insights

Chicago
6 days ago
+10
The main responsibility for this role is to leverage user signals to drive net adds for Groupon – via activations, reactivations, and reduced attrition. There are many ways to activate/reactivate customers, and the person in this role will help guide decisions on investing in channels, deals, verticals, etc. that drive maximum growth, while strengthening long term customer value.

Junior Data Scientist

Chicago
1 week ago
+11
Design, Build and Maintain G2 algorithms that aggregate user review data into meaningful scores, visualizations, and comparisons for buyers evaluating technology. Analyze software review data including written text and feature ratings. Support user acquisition by building machine learning models which can identify new reviewers and flagging suspicious reviews. Automate current reporting and support the design of new reports. Support internal decision making and prioritization. Communicate work to technical and non-technical audiences.

Data Scientist Senior Manager

Chicago
1 week ago
+22
This role is responsible for leading work that uses data to make decisions. This includes: conceptualizing business problems, searching for and integrating new data (both internal and external), exploring/cleaning the data, building machine learning/ predictive modeling algorithms, coding of tools that use models, realizing the value of our solutions by implementing in production and incorporating feedback to improve implemented products. This role is responsible for the development of the data analytics strategy of Arity. The role is accountable for development of teams that maintain the tools developed by the Data Scientists. The role determines the optimal portfolio of projects to execute based on Arity product objectives and leads a team of data scientists to successfully execute and implement those projects. The role is responsible leading recruitment, selection, mentorship and development of data scientists.

Senior Data Scientist

Chicago
1 week ago
+22
This role is responsible for leading the use of data to make decisions. This includes the development and management of new machine learning predictive modeling algorithms; the coding\development of tools that use machine learning/predictive modeling to make business decisions; searching for and integrating new data (both internal and external) that improves our modeling and machine learning results (and ultimately our decisions); and discovery of solutions to business problems that can be solved through the use of machine learning/predictive modeling. As an ideal candidate, you appreciate the difference between fitting and implementing statistical models, the importance of good metrics, and the significance of large-volume high-quality data. You can perceive common structure between superficially unrelated problems, and can use this to build tools, algorithms, and products of high value. This role will also begin to manage projects of medium complexity.

Pricing & Promotions Data Scientist

Chicago
1 week ago
+10
We are looking for a creative and innovative data scientist to drive strategic initiatives that will propel the future growth of Groupon. As part of this team you will focus on various data science problems including but not limited to experiment design, deal price elasticity, customer promotion sensitivity, price display testing and pricing program selection.

Data Scientist - Fraud

Chicago
1 week ago
+14
As an Analyst on our team, you will join a world class group of statisticians, data scientists, mathematicians, and modelers on a mission to extract insights from information and put them to good use. You will have an opportunity to be a part of a variety of analytical projects in a non-siloed environment and be recognized for the work you deliver.  Collaborate with internal and external partners to deliver innovative analytical products and insights. You will be directly involved in the development of predictive modeling and business intelligence solutions for clients such as credit lenders, insurance carriers, and other financial services institutions. Contribute to projects involving descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analysis leveraging a variety of techniques (such as segmentation, logistic regression, survival analysis, principal component analysis, Monte Carlo simulation, scenario and sensitivity analysis, and machine learning). Lead small projects and/ or workstreams as a part of larger projects; this may involve delegating tasks to other team members and managing the team to meet deliverables on time. Dig in by extracting data and performing segmentation and statistical analyses on large population datasets (using languages such as R, SAS, SQL, and Python on Linux and PC computing platforms). Deliver analytic insights and recommendations in succinct and compelling presentations for internal and external customers at various levels including an executive audience.

Skills that affect Senior Data Scientist salaries in Chicago

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Machine Learning
10% have this skill
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Predictive Analytics
10% have this skill
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SQL
10% have this skill
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Statistical Analysis
10% have this skill
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Data Mining
5% have this skill
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Hadoop
5% have this skill

Recent Senior Data Scientist salaries in Chicago

$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$7,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $135,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$121,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Science Engineer reported a yearly salary of $121,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Credit Risk reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$36,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$47,000
Yearly Salary
A postdoctoral fellow reported a yearly salary of $47,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Chicago
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $160,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $160,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $130,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$97,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Data Scientist reported a yearly salary of $97,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
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