Information Scientist Salary in the United States

How much does an Information Scientist make in the United States? The average Information Scientist salary in the United States is $94,423 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $83,280 and $112,836. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$83,280 to $112,836
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What is an Information Scientist?

The term Information Scientist developed in the latter part of the twentieth century to describe an individual, usually with a relevant subject degree (such as one in CIS) or high level of subject knowledge, providing focused information to scientific and technical research staff in industry, a role quite distinct from and complementary to that of a librarian. Developments in end-user searching, together with some convergence between the roles of librarian and Information Scientist, have led to a diminution in its use in this context, and the term information officer or information professiona...

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Job Openings for Information Scientist
Information Resource group, Inc. - Madison , WI
Qualification(s) Well qualified candidates will have an Associate or Bachelor's degree in Computer Information Science, Information Technology, Information Systems Security, or related field with a ... - Today
Sanrose Information Services Inc. - Baton Rouge , LA
Master s degree in Library and Information Science (MLIS), Certified Records * Manager or other relevant job experience. * Experience working with FileNet P8 platform, IBM Content Manager, IBM Case ... - 4 days ago
Leidos - Silver Spring , MD
Bachelor's degree in Geospatial Information Sciences (GIS), UAS Operations or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. * Designing, coding, testing, and debugging ... - 3 days ago
BA, BS, or MA in communications, human factors, information sciences or graphic/visual arts * Proven experience managing vendor delivery including contract negotiation, scoping, writing creative ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Associate Director, R & D Information Systems - Data Science Specific Responsibilities: * Lead a Data Science team of full-time and contract technical professionals to support Pharmaceutical ...
Neuvoo - 2 days ago
CIO Technology Solutions - Tampa , FL
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field preferred * At least four years of experience in IT systems design, buildout, and delivery, implementation * ITIL ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
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