How much does a Data Scientist make?

Updated 30 Jul 2021
$107,762 /yr
Average Base Pay

390 salaries

$80K

Low

$108K

Average

$145K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Data Scientist is $107,762 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see Data Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 390 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Data Scientist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Data Scientist$107,762 /yr
L3
Senior Data Scientist$140,000 /yr
L4
Data Scientist IVNo Salary Reports
Career Path

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USD 95,005

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$108,470

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$11,167

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Commonwealth Bank of Australia
4.1

Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Data Scientist

$130,000

 /yr
Range: $106K - $152K
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$106K

$152K

$105,823 - $151,848 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Data Scientist

$93,807

 /yr
Range: $70K - $108K

$70K

$108K

$70,084 - $108,470 Range

ANZ Bank
4.2

ANZ Bank

Data Scientist

$98,837

 /yr
Range: $80K - $157K

$80K

$157K

$80,000 - $157,282 Range

Australian Taxation Office
4.1

Australian Taxation Office

Data Scientist

$92,500

 /yr
Range: $55K - $155K

$55K

$155K

$54,600 - $154,985 Range

Telstra
3.9

Telstra

Data Scientist

$119,318

 /yr
Range: $98K - $150K

$98K

$150K

$98,000 - $150,000 Range

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
3.7

$60K

$143K

$60,000 - $143,455 Range

University of NSW
4.3

University of NSW

Data Scientist

$110,000

 /yr
Range: $100K - $147K

$100K

$147K

$100,000 - $146,789 Range

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SEEK
4.3

SEEK

Data Scientist

$130,000

 /yr
Range: $60K - $145K

$60K

$145K

$60,000 - $145,000 Range

CYOS Solutions
5

CYOS Solutions

Data Scientist - Hourly

$138

 /hr
Range: $118 - $138

$118

$138

$118 - $138 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Data Scientist

$103,762

 /yr
Range: $60K - $140K

$60K

$140K

$60,000 - $140,000 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Data Scientist

$90,300

 /yr
Range: $70K - $150K

$70K

$150K

$70,000 - $150,000 Range

AGL Energy
3.5

AGL Energy

Data Scientist

$130,000

 /yr
Range: $104K - $144K

$104K

$144K

$104,000 - $144,270 Range

NAB - National Australia Bank
3.8

NAB - National Australia Bank

Data Scientist

$105,000

 /yr
Range: $80K - $130K

$80K

$130K

$80,000 - $130,000 Range

Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Data Scientist

$107,000

 /yr
Range: $90K - $139K

$90K

$139K

$90,000 - $138,796 Range

ANZ Bank
4.2

ANZ Bank

Data Scientist - Hourly Intern

$46

 /hr
Range: $23 - $65

$23

$65

$23 - $65 Range

University of Melbourne
4.2

University of Melbourne

Data Scientist

$99,500

 /yr
Range: $85K - $103K

$85K

$103K

$84,948 - $102,500 Range

Rio Tinto
4

Rio Tinto

Data Scientist

$107,500

 /yr
Range: $80K - $140K

$80K

$140K

$80,000 - $140,000 Range

THE ICONIC
3.2

THE ICONIC

Data Scientist

$112,256

 /yr
Range: $72K - $135K

$72K

$135K

$72,000 - $135,000 Range

Australian Bureau of Meteorology
3.6

Australian Bureau of Meteorology

Data Scientist

$99,713

 /yr
Range: $80K - $111K

$80K

$111K

$80,000 - $110,623 Range

Woolworths Group
3.8

Woolworths Group

Data Scientist

$125,000

 /yr
Range: $100K - $154K

$100K

$154K

$100,000 - $154,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Data Scientist salaries

The national average salary for a a Data Scientist is $107,762 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see a Data Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 390 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Data Scientist employees.

The highest salary for a a Data Scientist in Australia is $145,000 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Data Scientist in Australia is $80,000 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent data scientist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$125,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Sydney Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$130,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Sydney Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$125,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Perth Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Perth Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50
hourly
A Data Scientist in the Melbourne Area area reported making $50 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Freelance
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$130,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Melbourne Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Melbourne Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$100,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Sydney Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$95,000
per year
A Data Scientist in the Sydney Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Non-profit Organisation