Data scientists’ wages decline for the first time since 2016

A recent report shows a 1.4% decline in pay for data scientists. Karen Roby talks with a Glassdoor analyst about the reasons behind the dip.

As demand for data scientists has increased, so has the number of programs and boot camps that prepare workers for the field. The titles that make up the data scientist workforce are changing, and for the first time in two years, a Glassdoor report shows a decline in pay. I spoke with Sarah Stoddard with Glassdoor about the possible reasons behind the change. The following is an edited transcript of our interview.

Author: Karen Roby

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