Entry-Level Data Engineer Salary

An Entry-Level Data Engineer earns an average salary of $84,143 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Machine Learning, Scala, Data Warehouse, Apache Spark, and Java.

$59,331 - $120,947
$59K
$84K
$120K
MEDIAN: $84,373
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$24.83 - $86.92
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MEDIAN: $38.23
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$0$125K
Salary $59,331 - $120,947
Bonus $2,029 - $18,488
Profit Sharing $5,250
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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$59,697 - $125,309
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 543
Hourly Data $0$86
Hourly Rate $24.83 - $86.92
Overtime $33.37 - $76.13
Annual Data $0$125K
Bonus $2,029 - $18,488
Profit Sharing $5,250
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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$59,697 - $125,309
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

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National Average: $87,018

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Data Engineer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Data Engineer in Baton Rouge:
"Software doesn't matter."
If you learn data structures and how they fit together, then any reliable software you are comfortable with will work. You're best off learning both something specifically for data manipulation, and something more broad for text manipulation.

Key Stats for Data Engineer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 69 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Data Engineer Salaries

Machine Learning
▲32%

Data Warehouse
▲23%

Scala
▲23%

Apache Spark
▲21%

Java
▲18%

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
▲13%

Data Modeling
▲10%

Software Development
▲10%




▼0%

National Average
$87,000

Data Mining / Data Warehouse
▼2%


SQL
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 7%
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