The average salary for a Data Engineer with Python skills is C$75,520.
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Job Description for Data Engineer
Data engineers typically work in an indoor office setting, and a college degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field is often a minimum requirement for this position. Computer skills, particularly with Linux systems, and three to five years of prior work experience may also be required, and applicants should have knowledge of algorithms, data structures, and performance optimism and experience with processing and interpreting data sets. Data engineers are responsible for develop…Read more
Data Engineer Tasks
- Develop technical solutions to improve access to data and data usage.
- Understand data needs and advise company on technological resources.
- Aggregate and analyze various data sets to provide actionable insight.
- Develop reports, dashboards, and tools for business-users.
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Popular Skills for Data Engineer
ETL (Extract, transform, load)
Big Data Analytics
Skills in ETL (Extract, transform, load), Apache Spark, Apache Hadoop and Big Data Analytics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL.
Pay by Experience Level for Data Engineer
An early career Data Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$74,032 based on 38 salaries. A mid-career Data Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$88,710 based on 8 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Data Engineer in their job title in Vancouver, British Columbia earn an average of 3.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Montréal, Québec (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Toronto, Ontario (4.9% less).
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