Data Science Industry Outlook
The Robert Half Salary Report for 2021 lists the data scientist median salary at $129,000. Applicants holding a master’s degree can expect starting salaries approaching six figures.
Glassdoor ranks data scientist as the “Best Job in America” based on career opportunities, number of open data-science jobs, and average salaries earned by data scientists.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects jobs for computer and information research scientists, and data scientists will experience 14% growth through 2028.
Visualize your Future
The Data Science market is projected to be worth $103 billion by 2023, and learning how to responsibly collect, analyze and apply data to a variety of fields will be key to success for Florida State University students now and into the future.
Graduates of the FSU Interdisciplinary Data Science Master's Degree Program will fill a growing demand for a workforce trained in data science, and possess sought-after skills to read, analyze, explore, model, and draw conclusions from the highly complex, multi-dimensional, rapidly expanding and diverse data universe.
Sectors where these skills will prove indispensable include cybersecurity, data information processing, financial services, epidemiology, public health, survey research, airline and auto industries, real estate, online retail and many more.