It has been predicted that by 2020, the amount of data generated across various industries will be 1.7 MB (megabytes) per second. As we can see the growth is tremendous, the right set of skill is required to harness its true potential. If failed to do so, the voluminous data will get wasted. Amid this, the demand for relevant data science professionals is soaring high. And to acquire such talent companies are investing a great sum to enhance their business productivity and prospects.
Therefore, analyzing the data scientists’ salary trends across the market (Glassdoor), we have brought you the top 10 data science salaries of March 2020.
Wipro Limited is a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company. The company harness the power of cognitive computing, hyper-automation, robotics, cloud, analytics and emerging technologies to help its clients adapt to the digital world and make them successful. The company has been recognized globally for its comprehensive portfolio of services, strong commitment to sustainability and good corporate citizenship.
Average Base Salary: INR 895,558/year
Salary Range: INR 482,000 to INR 1,523,000
A global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation, Capgemini is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. It is a multicultural company of over 220,000 team members in more than 40 countries. The Group reported 2019 global revenues of EUR 14.1 billion.
Average Base Salary: INR 924,858/year
Salary range: INR 529,000 to INR 1,499,000
IBM is an American multinational information technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, with subsidiaries in India as well. Apart from producing and selling computer hardware, middleware and software, the company is also a major research organization, holding the record for most US patents generated by a business (as of 2019) for 26 consecutive years.
Average Base Salary: INR 1,373,956/year
Salary Range: INR 559,000 to INR 3,586,000
Cognizant is an American multinational corporation that provides IT services, including digital, technology, consulting, and operations services. The company is headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey, United States. It is part of the NASDAQ-100 and trades under CTSH. Cognizant was founded as an in-house technology unit of Dun & Bradstreet in 1994, and started serving external clients in 1996.
Average Base Salary: INR 1,062,725/year
Salary Range: INR 426,000 to INR 1,655,000
Accenture is an Irish-domiciled multinational professional services company that provides services in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. The company come sunder the list of Fortune Global 500 companies and has been incorporated in Dublin, Ireland since September 1, 2009. In 2019, the company reported net revenues of US$ 43.2 billion, with more than 492,000 employees serving clients in more than 200 cities in 120 countries.
Average Base Salary: INR 1,087,378/year
Salary Range: INR 439,000 to INR 2,331,000
Fractal is one of the most prominent players in the Artificial Intelligence space. Fractal’s mission is to power every human decision in the enterprise and uses the power of AI to help the world’s most admired Fortune 500 companies. The company’s products include Qure.ai to assist radiologists make better diagnostic decisions, Cuddle.ai to assists CEOs and senior executives make better tactical and strategic decisions, Theremin.ai to improve investment decisions and Eugenie.ai to find anomalies in high velocity data.
Average Base Salary: INR 1,417,477/year
Salary Range: INR 900,000 to INR 1,886,000
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated is an American for-profit managed health care company based in Minnetonka, Minnesota. It offers health care products and insurance services. It is the largest healthcare company in the world by revenue, with 2018 revenue of $226.2 billion and 115 million customers.
Average Base Salary: INR 1,175,049/year
Salary Range: INR 683,000 to INR 1,615,000
Since its inception in 2011, Delhivery has become India’s leading supply chain services company. Its vision is to become the operating system for commerce in India, through a combination of world-class infrastructure, logistics operations of the highest quality and cutting-edge engineering and technology capabilities.
Average Base Salary: INR 1,282,296/year
Salary Range: INR 685,000 to INR 11,175,000
Ericsson is one of the leading providers of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to service providers. The company enables the full value of connectivity by creating game-changing technology and services that are easy to use, adopt, and scale, making its customers successful in a fully connected world.
Average Base Salary: INR 1,337,640/year
Salary Range: INR 371,000 to INR 3,344,000
ZS is a professional services firm that works side by side with companies to help develop and deliver products that drive customer value and company results. The company leverages its deep industry expertise, leading-edge analytics, technology and strategy to create solutions that work in the real world. With more than 35 years of experience and more than 7,000 ZSers in 25+ offices worldwide, the company is passionately committed to helping companies and their customers thrive.
Average Base Salary: INR 1,199,140/year
Salary Range: INR 193,000 to INR 2,091,000