How much does a Data Engineer make?

Updated Jun 23, 2021

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$112,079 /yr
Average Base Pay

7,107 salaries

$76K

Low

$112K

Average

$165K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Data Engineer is $112,079 in United States. Filter by location to see Data Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 7,107 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Data Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Data Engineer$112,079 /yr
L3
Senior Data Engineer$134,222 /yr
L4
Lead Data Engineer$134,116 /yr
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Facebook
4.3

Facebook

Data Engineer

$162,690

 /yr
Range: $114K - $264K
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$114K

$264K

$114,349 - $264,374 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Data Engineer

$165,783

 /yr
Range: $83K - $223K

$83K

$223K

$83,064 - $222,916 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Data Engineer

$113,224

 /yr
Range: $17K - $200K

$17K

$200K

$17,335 - $200,000 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Data Engineer

$93,480

 /yr
Range: $62K - $181K

$62K

$181K

$62,154 - $180,821 Range

Capital One
4.1

Capital One

Data Engineer

$112,108

 /yr
Range: $49K - $342K

$49K

$342K

$48,792 - $341,526 Range

DXC Technology
3.3

DXC Technology

Data Engineer

$83,179

 /yr
Range: $57K - $114K

$57K

$114K

$57,196 - $114,253 Range

Aetna
3.6

Aetna

Data Engineer

$100,210

 /yr
Range: $77K - $128K

$77K

$128K

$76,778 - $127,820 Range

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Hewlett-Packard
3.3

Hewlett-Packard

Data Engineer

$90,064

 /yr
Range: $71K - $116K

$71K

$116K

$70,829 - $116,470 Range

Agilent Technologies
4.3

Agilent Technologies

Data Engineer

$106,028

 /yr
Range: $106K - $137K

$106K

$137K

$106,028 - $137,274 Range

Apple
4.3

Apple

Data Engineer

$166,975

 /yr
Range: $97K - $205K

$97K

$205K

$96,789 - $204,781 Range

The Hartford
4

The Hartford

Data Engineer

$107,843

 /yr
Range: $79K - $129K

$79K

$129K

$79,439 - $128,975 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.8

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Data Engineer

$75,616

 /yr
Range: $60K - $133K

$60K

$133K

$60,000 - $133,082 Range

ServiceNow
4.3

ServiceNow

Data Engineer

$81,257

 /yr
Range: $76K - $87K

$76K

$87K

$75,905 - $86,608 Range

Target
3.7

Target

Data Engineer

$170,241

 /yr
Range: $83K - $179K

$83K

$179K

$82,920 - $178,596 Range

HP Inc.
4.2

HP Inc.

Data Engineer

$116,936

 /yr
Range: $107K - $130K

$107K

$130K

$106,742 - $129,648 Range

Accenture
4

Accenture

Data Engineer

$95,261

 /yr
Range: $61K - $129K

$61K

$129K

$60,990 - $128,987 Range

Optum
3.6

Optum

Data Engineer

$95,375

 /yr
Range: $76K - $134K

$76K

$134K

$75,502 - $133,554 Range

LatentView Analytics
3.8

LatentView Analytics

Data Engineer

$115,099

 /yr
Range: $96K - $153K

$96K

$153K

$96,406 - $152,798 Range

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE
4

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE

Data Engineer

$102,931

 /yr
Range: $91K - $142K

$91K

$142K

$91,432 - $141,911 Range

Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Data Engineer

$85,841

 /yr
Range: $67K - $124K

$67K

$124K

$66,541 - $123,605 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$145,000
per year
A Data Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $145,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$107,000
per year
A Data Engineer in the Madison, WI Area area reported making $107,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Madison, WI Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$95,000
per year
A Data Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$125,000
per year
A Data Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$110,000
per year
A Data Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
A Data Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Self-Employed
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$140,000
per year
A Data Engineer in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Data Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Data Engineering Consultant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$74,000
per year
A Data Engineer in the Grand Rapids, MI Area area reported making $74,000 per year
Job Highlights
Grand Rapids, MI Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital