It’s good to be #1.
Data Scientist is currently the #1 job title in the country, with a median salary of $92,089. Join the ranks of the experts using Big Data insights to impact big changes in cities nationwide with a Masters in Data Science or a Masters in Business Analytics from Merrimack College.
Source: Glassdoor.com, Obtained April 2017
Who’s Hiring: Amazon | Seatgeek | Squarespace | MLB
Hiring for: Business Intelligence Data Engineer | Data Scientist | Intelligence Analyst
Number of Jobs: 2,643
Median Salary: $99,114
Who’s Hiring: AstraZeneca | Nielsen | Wayfair | M.I.T.
Hiring for: Data Visualization Specialist | Health Data Analyst | Cyber Analytics Engineer
Number of Jobs: 1,017
Median Salary: $98,221
Who’s Hiring: Lyft | Twitter | Yelp | Charles Schwab
Hiring for: Data Infrastructure Engineer | Quantitative Data Analyst | Lead Data Architect
Number of Jobs: 1,744
Median Salary: $118,768
Who’s Hiring: CIA | Geico | NASA | 3M
Hiring for: Data Policy Analyst | Public Health Security Surveillance Data Scientist | Senior Risk Analytics
Number of Jobs: 1,478
Median Salary: $96,080