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Data Engineer salary in New York, NY

How much does a Data Engineer make in New York, NY?

Average base salary

$133,574
arrow up16%
above national average
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a data engineer is $133,574 per year in New York, NY. 264 salaries reported, updated at August 12, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in New York, NY

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1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Data Engineers in New York, NY

  1. Netflix
    3.9star
    695 reviews5 salaries reported
    $333,907per year
  2. $232,258per year
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Highest paying cities for Data Engineers near New York, NY

  1. Port Washington North, NY
    $155,778 per year
    12 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $133,574 per year
    264 salaries reported
  3. Manhattan, NY
    $129,959 per year
    27 salaries reported
  1. White Plains, NY
    $125,258 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Queens, NY
    $120,723 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. New Hyde Park, NY
    $120,660 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. Brooklyn, NY
    $120,389 per year
    12 salaries reported
  2. Yonkers, NY
    $117,238 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Buffalo, NY
    $113,611 per year
    11 salaries reported
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Where can a Data Engineer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Data Engineers

Most recommended certification

CAP

earn +41.93% more

The jobs requiring this certification have increase by 20.00% since 2018. Data Engineers with this certification earn +41.93% more than the average base salary, which is $133,574 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this certificationChange from previous year
20171increase by 1
20185increase by 400.00%
20196increase by 20.00%

Top companies hiring Data Engineers with the recommended certification

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Top schools offering CAP

Skye Learning

4 reviews

Saint Michael's College

Top skills
Java
+10.38%salary

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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Most common benefits for Data Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Adoption assistance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Gym membership
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Stock options
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 568 ratings

69% of Data Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in New York, NY?

Software Engineer

12,808 job openings

Average $108,911 per year

Business Intelligence Developer

613 job openings

Average $117,108 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Data Engineer

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