Top 10 Data Science Salaries in India in October 2019

by October 28, 2019

Over the years, Data Science has become an integral part of many industries like Agriculture, Marketing Analytics, Manufacturing, among others. As the technology deals with processes and systems that are utilized to convert a large amount of data into insights, the role of a data scientist is now a buzzworthy career.

Data science leverages lots of theories and methods that are a part of other fields like information science, mathematics, statics, chemometrics, and computer science.

As data science is becoming an extremely dynamic space in India in today’s digital age, candidates are talking more about the salaries of this emerging field. Here we amassed together top Data Scientist’s salary to watch in October that offers the best opportunities to job seekers for this position.

The Indian national average salary for a Data Scientist in October is ₹10,07,426 (US$14,224.9), according to Glassdoor.



Verizon is a broadband and telecommunications company, operates 4G LTE and 3G networks as well as provides information and entertainment services.

Average Base Salary: INR 14,90,835

Salary Range: INR 7,55,734 – 17,43,539



IBM is a global IT and the world’s largest tech company. IBM Data Science integrates machine learning models with advanced prescriptive modeling and predictive modeling to enable decision optimization.

Average Base Salary: INR 13,98,002

Salary Range: INR 5,43,309 – 35,20,784


Anheuser-Busch InBev

Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV is an American-Belgian multinational drink and brewing holdings company, as well as one of the world’s top five consumer products companies, based in Leuven, Belgium.

Average Base Salary: INR 13,81,998

Salary Range: INR 12,22,893 – 16,66,579


Affine Analytics

Affine is a provider of high-end analytics services to solve intricate business problems with offices in NJ, USA and Bangalore, India and combines data-driven algorithmic analysis with heuristic domain expertise.

Average Base Salary: INR 12,64,860

Salary Range: INR 7,04,157 – 19,73,327


Scienaptic Systems

Scienaptic Systems is a provider of big data analytics and related solutions. Its unique analytical frameworks can infuse intelligence in the way organizations decipher customer behavior patterns, design intelligent interventions and create real value in delivering unified customer experience.

Average Base Salary: INR 11,73,595

Salary Range: INR 8,77,030 – 19,00,000



Ericsson, the world’s leading tech company, provides and operates telecommunications networks, television and video systems, and related services, with 2G, 3G, and 4G mobile technologies, and supports networks with over 2 billion subscribers globally.

Average Base Salary: INR 11,00,000

Salary Range: INR 3,64,679 – 32,83,150


Prudential plc

Prudential plc is a British multinational life insurance and financial services group with significant operations in Asia, the US and the UK. Founded in London, the company provides protection and savings opportunities to its customers.

Average Base Salary: INR 10,00,000

Salary Range: INR 8,54,126 – 10,41,941


LatentView Analytics

LatentView Analytics is a predictive analytics and enterprise decision management services firm that helps clients develop and deploy analytics solutions. It uses a blend of analytics, machine learning science, large-scale data management and human expertise to build and deliver analytics solutions.

Average Base Salary: INR 9,35,499

Salary Range: INR 5,26,218 – 17,35,895



Nagarro, a global software development, and technology consulting company, provides services for digital disruption to Fortune 500 companies and leading ISVs. It specializes in solving multifaceted and strategic services and is known for agile engineering, co-innovation, and high-quality standards.

Average Base Salary: INR 8,99,891

Salary Range: INR 5,30,522 – 10,52,057



Wipro is a global information technology, consulting and business process services company, assists customers to do business better by leveraging Wipro industry-wide experience, deep technology expertise, comprehensive portfolio of services and vertically aligned business model.

Average Base Salary: INR 8,63,110

Salary Range: INR 4,68,874 – 14,82,847