How much does a Data Architect I make in the United States? The average Data Architect I salary in the United States is $82,243 as of May 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $75,801 and $91,482. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Data Architect I

Data Architect I designs and builds databases for data storage or processing. Develops strategies for warehouse implementation, data acquisition and access, and data archiving and recovery. Being a Data Architect I builds data models and defines the structure, attributes and nomenclature of data elements. May evaluate new data sources for adherence to the organization's quality standards and ease of integration. Additionally, Data Architect I requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Data Architect I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Data Architect I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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Verisk Analytics, Inc. provides data analytics solutions in the United States and internationally. It provides predictive analytics and decision support solutions to customers in rating, underwriting, claims, catastrophe and weather risk, natural resources intelligence, economic forecasting, and various other fields. T... More
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