Data Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$46,000
$29,000
Min 10%
$46,000
Median 50%
$73,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Raytheon
Highest Paying City
Albany, NY
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does a data technician make?
Data Technicians in America make, on average, $46,748 a year or $22.48 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $29,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $73,000. Technology companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. States with the highest Data Technician salaries include Maine, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Washington. The typical tenure for a Data Technician is 2.8 years.

Average Data Technician Salary By Location

Data Technicians in the US makes an average salary of $46,748 per year or $22.48 per hour. Data Technicians make the most in Albany, NY at about $57,205 per year. The average starting salary in Albany, NY for Data Technicians is $33,000. Maine, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Washington are the top 5 highest earning states for Data Technicians. Colorado, Hawaii, and Missouri have the lowest Data Technician salaries.

Map of Data Technician Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Data Technician Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Data Technician makes. The most abundant employment opportunities for Data Technicians are in Technology companies and Professional companies. Raytheon and BAE Systems are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like CACI International and Weatherford International pay their Data Technicians very well.

Average Data Technician Pay By Industry

Wages for Data Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Professional companies, Telecommunication companies, and Energy companies pay their Data Technicians well. Professional companies pay their Data Technicians the highest wages, averaging $49,241 per year. Telecommunication companies and Energy companies pay well too, at $47,401 and $47,312, respectively. At $43,912, the average salary for Data Technicians in the Insurance industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Professional
Professional
$49,241
$49k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$47,401
$47k
Energy
Energy
$47,312
$47k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$46,741
$47k
Technology
Technology
$46,457
$46k
Health Care
Health Care
$45,901
$46k
Insurance
Insurance
$43,912
$44k

Data Technician Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Data Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Data Technologist (Research Technologist)
04/23/2020
$83,300
State of Wyoming
Bard-Records & Data Management Technician
03/27/2020
$26,234
Tier 1 Data Tech
03/26/2020
$50,088
Technician-Data/Technology
03/03/2020
$33,872
County of Sacramento
Sanitation District Data Management Technician I/II
03/02/2020
$62,849
Seattle or Issaquah GIS and Data Technician
03/01/2020
$55,180
Student Conservation Association
Data Management Technician
02/25/2020
$57,393
University of Texas at Austin
Data Management Technician
02/19/2020
$42,000
San Bruno Park Elementary
Data Technician
01/29/2020
$51,570
Data Technician
01/24/2020
$40,989
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