Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Big Data Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$126,806 / yrTotal Pay
$109,805 / yrBase Pay
$17,001 / yrAdditional Pay

$126,806

 / yr
$43K$380K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Big Data Engineer is $126,806 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $109,805 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $17,001 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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$142,259 /yr
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$149,966 /yr
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What are total pay estimates for a Big Data Engineer at different companies?

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CareCredit
3.7
Big Data Engineer

33 salaries

$123,856

 / yr
Rocket Companies
3.5
Big Data Engineer

31 salaries

115 open jobs

$124,239

 / yr
Palo Alto Networks
4.1
Big Data Engineer

16 salaries

1,682 open jobs

$136,715

 / yr
Tata Consultancy Services
3.9
Big Data Engineer

12 salaries

375 open jobs

$105,636

 / yr
Accenture
4.1
Big Data Engineer

12 salaries

51,940 open jobs

$116,001

 / yr
Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.8
Big Data Engineer

12 salaries

6,934 open jobs

$107,550

 / yr
MedeAnalytics
3.2
Big Data Engineer

12 salaries

25 open jobs

$127,637

 / yr

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Comcast
3.9
Big Data Engineer

11 salaries

3,009 open jobs

$126,752

 / yr
Lumentum Operations
3.8
Big Data Engineer

11 salaries

$125,299

 / yr
NorthBay
3.9
Big Data Engineer

11 salaries

14 open jobs

$126,496

 / yr
General Motors (GM)
4.0
Big Data Engineer

11 salaries

1,136 open jobs

$115,915

 / yr
Aplomb Technologies
4.3
Big Data Engineer

10 salaries

3 open jobs

$115,959

 / yr
Clairvoyant
4.1
Big Data Engineer

10 salaries

25 open jobs

$124,276

 / yr
J.P. Morgan
4.0
Big Data Engineer

10 salaries

15 open jobs

$121,376

 / yr
AT&T
3.7
Big Data Engineer

10 salaries

8,799 open jobs

$108,127

 / yr
Skill Voice
4.4
Big Data Engineer

10 salaries

$116,185

 / yr
HCL Infosystems
3.9
Big Data Engineer

9 salaries

614 open jobs

$118,349

 / yr
IBM
4.1
Big Data Engineer

9 salaries

16,587 open jobs

$125,321

 / yr
Allstate
3.5
Big Data Engineer

8 salaries

2,126 open jobs

$125,402

 / yr
Yotabites Consulting
5.0
Big Data Engineer

8 salaries

$116,731

 / yr
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Recent big data engineer Salaries

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Location

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Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Data Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Data Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Data Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$130,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Data Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$77,820

/yr

$74K | $4K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Data Warehouse Reporting Developer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$170,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Data Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Data Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$71,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Data Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$120,000

/yr

$100K | $20K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Data Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$70

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Big Data Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Big Data Engineer is $109,805 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Big Data Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 848 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Big Data Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Big Data Engineer in United States is $339,026 per year.

The lowest salary for a Big Data Engineer in United States is $35,564 per year.

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