$102,942
Avg. Salary
$58.97
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$9,663

Profit Sharing

$9,916

The average pay for a Data Engineer is $58.97 per hour.

The average pay for a Data Engineer is $102,942 per year.

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$0$151K
Salary $74,365 - $146,211
Bonus $3,109 - $20,148
Profit Sharing $1,983 - $45,000
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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$74,619 - $151,932
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 367
Hourly Data $0$69
Hourly Rate $24.81 - $69.54
Overtime $58.17
Annual Data $0$151K
Bonus $3,109 - $20,148
Profit Sharing $1,983 - $45,000
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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$74,619 - $151,932
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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.

Data Engineer Job Listings

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
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
5-9 years
79%
10-19 years
21%

Skills That Affect Data Engineer Salaries

Apache Hadoop
▲13%

Apache Spark
▲12%

Data Warehouse
▲10%

ETL (Extract, transform, load)
▲8%

Data Modeling
▲7%

Big Data Analytics
▲6%

Python
▲3%

Java
▲3%

National Average
$109,000

SQL
▼4%

Data Analysis
▼6%

Data Mining / Data Warehouse
▼12%

Software Development
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 7%