Average Data Consultant Salary

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The average salary for a Data Consultant is $74,622.
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$51k - $102k
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$2k - $12k
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$52k - $113k

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Job Description for Data Consultant

Data Consultant Tasks
  • Examine data, processes and technologies to evaluate current state and critical problems.
  • Research and make recommendations about training, equipment and technology to improve data use.
  • Create automated data reports to inform business units, including documentation.
  • Train and mentor teams in data input, use, meaning and analysis.

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Popular Skills for Data Consultant

Skills in Data Analysis, SQL and SAS are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Management and Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Data Consultant

An entry-level Data Consultant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,288 based on 13 salaries. An early career Data Consultant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,396 based on 67 salaries. A mid-career Data Consultant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,986 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Data Consultant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,500 based on 21 salaries.
Employees with Data Consultant in their job title in Oakland, California earn an average of 33.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (20.6% more) and San Francisco, California (14.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (11.6% less) and Columbus, Ohio (0.5% less).

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