Top 10 Data Science Salaries in India in April 2020

by April 1, 2020

Data Science

Data science has become an extremely dynamic space in the contemporary digital age. The data-driven innovations and advancements are transforming various industries today. Moreover, an array of facets of data science are being leveraged across numerous sectors to change their business operations even more intensely in years to come.

As data science as a profession is expected to keep on expanding worldwide, several companies with exclusive attention to such job roles are also scrambling. Job in data science is the most state-of-the-art profession in the market right now with quite a handsome amount of compensations provided, as myriad demand for professionals who carry on pursuing in this space is bursting out there.

Henceforth, we have enlisted the top 10 data science salaries in India in April 2020 (Glassdoor).



SetuServ provides an unstructured text analytics solution that uses machine learning to mine customer reviews, social media commentary, survey responses and all other forms of customer feedback to extract high-quality and granular insights for product development, marketing, customer service, innovation, and corporate strategy functions. Its platform captures not only the distinct product traits or topics contributing to both positive and negative sentiment but also the weight of each specific trait as a component of sentiment, star rating or NPS/CSAT score. The resulting high-quality insight can drive a wide spectrum of actions from tactical marketing communications to the strategic brand direction.

Salary Range: INR 8,601,000 – INR 9,201,000



Gojek is Southeast Asia’s leading on-demand multi-service platform and digital payment technology group. Gojek was first established in Indonesia back in 2010 as a call center offering only courier delivery and two-wheeled ride-hailing services. Gojek launched its application in 2015 with only three services (GoRide, GoSend, and GoMart). Today, Gojek has evolved from ride-hailing to an ecosystem with three Super Apps – Consumer Super App, Driver Super App, Merchant Super App – providing more than 20 services, ranging from transportation, food delivery, groceries, massage, house cleaning, logistics to a cashless digital payments platform called GoPay.

Salary Range: INR 6,528,000 – INR 7,158,000



Cambridge Technology (CT) is a global business & technology services company. Recognized as a thought leader & innovator of enterprise solutions, it helps companies transform into AI-first Businesses by leveraging Cloud & Big Data. Regardless of the industry, CTE offers cutting-edge AI cloud solutions custom-made to improve the way things are done. From retail and manufacturing to finance and healthcare, no matter your industry or the size of your organization, the future of AI is here to help you attract and serve more customers.

Salary Range: INR 6,595,000 – INR 7,077,000



From its Minneapolis-based headquarters to around 1,800 stores and 35 distribution centers across the U.S., Target offers a world of possibilities in an environment that empowers its team members to innovate and contribute ideas. It is a company that’s focused on moving forward to what’s next while giving back to the communities they serve. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than US$4 million a week.

Salary Range: INR 6,360,000 – INR 6,892,000



Ola is India’s largest mobility solutions provider which is fast growing to become a leading conglomerate with diverse businesses in mobility, food, finance, skilling and fleet management. It is one of the world’s largest ride-hailing companies, serving 250+ cities, 150 million users and 2 million driver-partners across India, Australia, New Zealand, and the UK. In 2019, the company has gone deeper into its existing lines of business, scaled up geographically and innovated with new offerings in mobility and beyond. It has diversified to make strategic investments in electric, micro-mobility and financial inclusion. Ola is making a mark on the global mobility ecosystem, right here from India!

Salary Range: INR 5,386,000 – INR 5,797,000


Société Générale

Société Générale wants to be top brass in the French banking industry. The bank (more familiarly known as SocGen) commands a three-pronged campaign, with operations in global investment management (including SG Private Banking and majority-owned online brokerage Boursorama); retail banking and specialized financial services, including finance, leasing, and insurance; and corporate and investment banking, focusing on European capital markets, derivatives, and structured finance. In the US, the company controls asset manager The TCW Group. SocGen has about 3,000 branches in France (including its Crédit du Nord division), and some 5,300 locations worldwide. Its mission is to provide a broad range of products that cover the needs of individuals, businesses, and institutions in the market spanning the globe.

Salary Range: INR 5,396,000 – INR 5,859,000



MakroCare is an expert strategic development and commercialization global partner for pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries. Its experience, programs, and processes bring a new dimension to development strategy, regulatory/risk planning & management, clinical research, medical/scientific support, and emerging region expansion.

MakroCare has operations and presence in the US, UK, EU, and Asia. MakroCare is well-positioned to meet the demands of the expanding product portfolio needs of its life sciences clients worldwide. The company also understands the demands of an increasingly competitive market.

Salary Range: INR 5,361,000 – INR 5,770,000



In today’s connected, data-driven business world, access to real-time, relevant, and easy-to-consume information is crucial to survival and growth. Clustr believes in extending this power to everybody, including the hundreds of millions of micro, small, and medium businesses in the emerging economies. With the help of state-of-the-art technology and data science, and building on a history of customer focus and simplicity, the company will harness and unlocking the true value in data, thus impacting. The premise of the idea lies in the fact that today only large enterprises can make data-driven decisions (given their access to large consultants who can study the market and understand what a business requires) to help grow their businesses constantly – however, small and medium enterprises do not have the same luxury of access to quality data on which they can drive decision making.

Salary Range: INR 5,283,000 – INR 5,734,000



Hike is an Indian AI-led Unicorn startup that is committed to building a new social future. Hike believes that this future of social will have products that are joyful and built around people, not the other way around.

The company is scaling that future through two unique products, Hike Sticker Chat & WinZO. Through Hike Sticker Chat, an expression platform, the company aims to reduce people’s dependency on the keyboard. It has also led the investment in WinZO, India’s online arcade platform.

In August 2016, Hike became the 10th Indian company to be valued at over US$1 billion. Hike has raised over $261 million in capital from top-tier investors such as SoftBank, Tiger Global, Tencent, Foxconn & Bharti, among others.

Salary Range: INR 5,183,000 – INR 5,634,000


Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer is a global provider of professional information, software solutions, and services for clinicians, nurses, accountants, lawyers, tax specialists, and the finance, audit, compliance, and regulatory sectors. The company reported 2018 annual revenues of €4.3 billion. Its global headquarters in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries; maintains operations in over 40 countries; and employs 18,600 people worldwide.

Every second of every day the company’s customers face decisive moments that impact the lives of millions of people and shape society for the future. Its work helps to protect people’s health, prosperity, safety, and legal rights while building better professionals in the business.

Salary Range: INR 1,145,000 INR 9,336,000