Data Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$104,000
$76,000
Min 10%
$104,000
Median 50%
$142,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Mountain View, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.1 years
How much does a data manager make?
The national average salary for a Data Manager in the United States is $104,530 per year or $50.25 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $142,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $76,000. Technology companies and Media companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. California, New York, Washington, New Jersey, and Rhode Island are some of the states with the best Data Manager salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Data Manager is 3.1 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
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$102,660

Average Data Manager Salary By Location

Data Managers in the US makes an average salary of $104,530 per year or $50.25 per hour. Data Managers make the most in Mountain View, CA at about $136,645 per year. The Mountain View, CA average entry-level salary for Data Managers is $85,000. Some of the states with the best Data Manager salaries are California, New York, Washington, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Idaho, and New Mexico. Alabama, Missouri, and Mississippi have the lowest Data Manager salaries.

Map of Data Manager Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Data Managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Data Manager Salary By Company

Data Managers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Data Managers are in Technology companies and Media companies. Companies like Facebook or Twitter will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Houzz and Apple also report very competitive wages for Data Managers.
Company
Average Salary
$140,709
$141k
$138,725
$139k
$134,793
$135k
$134,333
$134k
$130,649
$131k
$130,489
$130k
$128,885
$129k

Average Data Manager Pay By Industry

Data Manager salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Finance companies, Pharmaceutical companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Data Managers. Finance companies pay their Data Managers the highest wages, averaging $110,781 per year. Pharmaceutical companies and Manufacturing companies pay well too, at $108,819 and $106,898, respectively. At $73,740, the average salary for Data Managers in the Education industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$110,781
$111k
Pharmaceutical
Pharmaceutical
$108,819
$109k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$106,898
$107k
Technology
Technology
$106,278
$106k
Health Care
Health Care
$99,421
$99k
Professional
Professional
$94,940
$95k
Education
Education
$73,740
$74k

Data Manager Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Data Manager Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Data Manager can range from $56,172 to $116,822 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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