How much does a Principal Data Architect make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Principal Data Architect in the United States is $70 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $61 and $79. Hourly rate 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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TechFlow, Inc. - Arlington , VA
Support data modeling and database design and architecture * Build, optimize, and maintain ... TechFlow has three principal lines of business: Platform Services, Mission Services, and Digital ...
LinkedIn - 16 days ago
Eliassen Group - Reston , VA
Principal Cloud Architect (15+ Years of Experience in Enterprise/Solution/Infrastructure ... data center tech stacks working across the architecture domains. • Lead the evaluation ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
We develop exercise planning, data, and simulation systems that mimic real life environments and ... As a Principal System Architect, you will be responsible for defining and communicating a shared ... - 36 days ago
Maxar is seeking a Principal Architect for Space Domain Awareness (Director level) in Westminster ... Analyzes alternate means of deriving input data to select the most accurate, feasible and ...
Lensa - 24 days ago
Implement encryption for global in-transit and at-rest data residing in the cloud * Develop ... Architect analytics frameworks for logging, monitoring, and reporting security metrics for multi ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Mitre Corporation - 20598 , VA
As an experienced Principal Data Scientist , you might be wondering what makes MITRE different than ... Proactively architect analytic solutions and recommendations to meet sponsor objectives as a ... - 32 days ago
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