Top Data Science Salaries of January 2020 in India

by January 11, 2020

The year 2019 witnessed the rise of data-related technologies and its increasing implementation in conventional as well as modern businesses in India. As the technology rises the demand for professionals who are well-versed in such technologies also upsurges. Observing the trends, it can be seen that 2020 is most likely to be the year where data science professionals will thrive and propel their skills to sky-limit. Along with the rising demand, the salary prospects for such job-profiles also increases. Therefore, here we have brought you the list of top 10 data science salaries of January 2020 in India.


Company: IBM

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 1,363,683/year

Salary Range: INR 550,000 to INR 3,531,000


Company: Tech Mahindra

Tech Mahindra Limited is an Indian multinational subsidiary of the Mahindra Group, which provides IT services and business process outsourcing (BPO) to companies in various vertical and horizontal markets. As of November 2019, it is a US$4.9 billion company with over 131,522+ employees across 90 countries. The company has 946 active clients as of November 2019.

Average Base Salary: 1,022,062/year

Salary Range: INR 370,000 to INR 1,558,000


Company: Fuzzy Logix

Now a global business with more than 50 employees, Fuzzy Logix is proud of its roster of clients for whom it has helped achieve unprecedented time, cost and resource savings with their data analytics. The company is partners with some of the best analytics platforms in the industry, and it continues to develop its products and services to meet the ever-increasing big data challenges faced by businesses and organisations.

Average Base Salary: INR 1,420,171/year

Salary Range: INR 509,000 to INR 2,059,000


Company: Cognizant Technology Solutions

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 980,860/year

Salary Range: INR 419,000 to INR 1,630,000


Company: Accenture

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 1,070,804/year

Salary Range: INR 432,000 to INR 2,295,000


Company: Innoplexus

Innoplexus helps organisations move to continuous decision-making by generating broader, deeper and faster insights from structured and unstructured private and public data leveraging cutting-edge, patent-pending Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, and advanced analytics technologies. The company aims to transform batch decision making in enterprises into a empowered, inspired and faster continuum.

Average Base Salary: INR 1,144,838/year

Salary Range: INR 663,000 to INR 1,747,000


Company: Fractal Analytics

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 to assist radiologists make better diagnostic decisions, to assists CEOs and senior executives make better tactical and strategic decisions, to improve investment decisions and to find anomalies in high velocity data.

Average Base Salary: INR 1,393,653/year

Salary Range: INR 900,000 to INR 1,857,000


Company: Ericsson-Worldwide

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 1,120,756/year

Salary Range: INR 366,000 to INR 3,293,000


Company: UnitedHealth Group

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 1,157,139/year

Salary Range: INR 672,000 to INR 1,590,000


Company: ZS Associates

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 1,180,863/year

Salary Range: INR 190,000 to INR 2,059,000