How much does a Data Engineer make in the United States? The average Data Engineer salary in the United States is $111,543 as of , but the salary range typically falls between $96,510 and $127,692. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Are you a Data Engineer who wants their work to matter? Do you want to join a mission-driven company? Then, we have a fantastic opportunity for you to use your Data Engineering talents to help create ...
LinkedIn - 1 day ago
Precision Solutions - Chantilly , VA
Big Data Engineer, Senior Chantilly, Virginia, USA Top Secret clearance This is an opportunity to support data engineering activities on some of the most mission-driven projects in the industry
Upward.net - 6 days ago
Patriot Solutions Group, INC. - Washington , VA
Data Engineer / Data Developer (Senior) * Designs, develops, builds, analyzes, evaluates and installs database management systems to include database modeling and design, relational database ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 10 days ago
SemanticBits - Herndon , VA
SemanticBits is looking for a talented Data Engineer who is eager to apply computer science, software engineering, databases, and distributed/parallel processing frameworks to prepare big data for ...
Upward.net - 6 days ago
FireEye, Inc. - Reston , VA
We are looking for a highly motivated Data Engineer to help build and maintain our tools, services and pipelines to ingest and persist data from varied sources. We process terabytes of security ...
Upward.net - 14 days ago
Booz Allen Hamilton - Arlington , VA
Big Data Engineer, Senior Arlington , Virginia , USA Apply ( + Be you + Be Booz Allen + Be empowered + Learn More Job Description Location:Arlington, Virginia, USA Remote Work:Hybrid Job Number
Upward.net - 11 days ago

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