$66,537
Avg. Salary
$32.99
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Data Engineer is $32.99 per hour.

The average pay for a Data Engineer is $66,537 per year.

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$65
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MEDIAN $33
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MEDIAN $66,537
$64,231 - $69,525
$67K
MEDIAN: $66,537
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$0$136K
Salary $66,537
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$63,598 - $136,571
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$65
Hourly Rate $32.99
Overtime $47.78
Annual Data $0$136K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$63,598 - $136,571
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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.

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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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Data Engineer in Baton Rouge:
"Software doesn't matter."
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Key Stats for Data Engineer

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
18%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 18%