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Data Scientists

Sources for data displayed in, or linked from, this career's career overview are listed below. Unless otherwise stated:

  • Data from O*NET projects was collected under the O*NET-SOC 2019 occupation 15-2051.00 (Data Scientists).
  • Data from other sources was collected under the 2018 SOC occupation 15-2051 (Data Scientists).
Career video

CareerOneStop career videos

Source: CareerOneStop external site

What they do

O*NET-SOC 2019 taxonomy

Source: O*NET 27.2 Database

On the job, you would

2020 (analyst) task statements

Source: O*NET 27.2 Database


O*NET technology examples

Source: O*NET 27.2 Database


2021 (analyst - preliminary) job zone ratings
CareerOneStop training links

Sources: O*NET 27.2 Database, CareerOneStop external site

Job Outlook

2021-2031 BLS projections data
2021 BLS wage data
CareerOneStop local wage links
2021 BLS state employment data

Sources: Bureau of Labor Statistics EP external site, Bureau of Labor Statistics OEWS external site, CareerOneStop external site

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O*NET related occupations
2021 BLS industry employment by occupation

Sources: O*NET 27.2 Database, Bureau of Labor Statistics EP external site