Oregon Data Science Analytics Degree Salary

By Henry R. Steele - June 28, 2018
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The following article discusses the salary and career outlook for graduates with a MBA, Graduate or Undergraduate Data Analytics degree in Oregon. Learn about the demand, salary outlook, top employers, job titles, as well as education options for campus and online Data Analytics degree programs for Oregon graduates.

Data Analytics Snapshot

Avg US Salary

$131,696

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Avg Oregon Salary

$120,225

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State vs National

Ranked 12th

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Total Job Postings

190

Job Type

Full-Time

Min Education Level

Bachelor’s Degree

Recommended Degree

Masters or MBA

Most Common Degree

Data Analytics/Business Analytics

Most Common Experience Level

Mid Level

*Data based on job title of Data Scientist

Oregon Data Analytics Demand

There is a healthy and growing demand for data scientists in Oregon.

National Data Analytics Salary Outlook

The national average estimate for Data Scientist was $131,696. This number is estimated from over 18,908 salaries and job advertisements from Indeed.com. This equates to an hourly salary of $68.590 and monthly of $10,975.

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$46,000

$260,000

Salary Distribution

Oregon Data Analytics Salaries by Career

The following Data Analytics career paths show the average salary derived from job postings in Oregon.

Business Analyst$85,045 Rank: 5th
The average salary ranks 5th among states in the country. This equates to an hourly salary of $44.290 and monthly of $7,087. There were job openings from employers like DAT Solutions, State of Oregon, NIKE INC, and Providence Health & Services. Further, 81% of these employers were seeking Full-time workers. Others such as Internship, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, Commission were also available. Most jobs for Business Analyst required an applicant to have Mid Level experience.

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$25,000

$180,000

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Business Intelligence Developer$94,776 Rank: 12th
The average salary ranks 12th among states in the country. This equates to an hourly salary of $49.360 and monthly of $7,898. There were job openings from employers like XPO Logistics, VanderHouwen, EPIQ Systems, Inc., and Oregon Health Sciences University. Further, 83% of these employers were seeking Full-time workers. Others such as Contract, Temporary were also available. Most jobs for Business Intelligence Developer required an applicant to have Mid Level experience.

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$48,000

$152,000

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Business Intelligence Manager$89,054 Rank: 32nd
The average salary ranks 32nd among states in the country. This equates to an hourly salary of $46.380 and monthly of $7,421. There were job openings from employers like Nike, Providence Health & Services, Oregon Health Sciences University, and State of Oregon. Further, 90% of these employers were seeking Full-time workers. Others such as Contract, Commission, Part-time were also available. Most jobs for Business Intelligence Manager required an applicant to have Mid Level experience.

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$32,000

$173,000

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Business Systems Analyst$85,120 Rank: 7th
The average salary ranks 7th among states in the country. This equates to an hourly salary of $44.330 and monthly of $7,093. There were job openings from employers like Standard Insurance Company, Standard, The, Kaiser Permanente, and Info Group NW. Further, 84% of these employers were seeking Full-time workers. Others such as Contract, Commission, Part-time, Temporary, Internship were also available. Most jobs for Business Systems Analyst required an applicant to have Mid Level experience.

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$37,000

$151,000

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Data Analyst$62,534 Rank: 17th
The average salary ranks 17th among states in the country. This equates to an hourly salary of $32.570 and monthly of $5,211. There were job openings from employers like State of Oregon, Providence Health & Services, Nike, and VanderHouwen. Further, 83% of these employers were seeking Full-time workers. Others such as Commission, Internship, Part-time, Temporary, Contract were also available. Most jobs for Data Analyst required an applicant to have Mid Level experience.

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$8.95

$70.80

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Data Engineer$112,574 Rank: 16th
The average salary ranks 16th among states in the country. This equates to an hourly salary of $58.630 and monthly of $9,381. There were job openings from employers like Intel, NIKE INC, ASML, and VanderHouwen. Further, 89% of these employers were seeking Full-time workers. Others such as Part-time, Commission, Temporary, Internship, Contract were also available. Most jobs for Data Engineer required an applicant to have Mid Level experience.

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$54,000

$192,000

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Data Scientist$120,225 Rank: 12th
The average salary ranks 12th among states in the country. This equates to an hourly salary of $62.620 and monthly of $10,019. There were job openings from employers like Intel, Oregon Health & Science University, Samaritan Health Services, and Oregon Health Sciences University. Further, 87% of these employers were seeking Full-time workers. Others such as Internship, Part-time, Contract, Temporary were also available. Most jobs for Data Scientist required an applicant to have Mid Level experience.

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$60,000

$201,000

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Data Specialist$30,508 Rank: 35th
The average salary ranks 35th among states in the country. This equates to an hourly salary of $15.890 and monthly of $2,542. There were job openings from employers like GRESHAM-BARLOW SD 10J, Portland General Electric, Oregon State University, and Lane Community College. Further, 77% of these employers were seeking Full-time workers. Others such as Contract, Temporary, Internship, Part-time, Commission were also available. Most jobs for Data Specialist required an applicant to have Entry Level experience.

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$7.25

$40.15

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Database Administrator$98,921 Rank: 1st
The average salary ranks 1st among states in the country. This equates to an hourly salary of $51.520 and monthly of $8,243. There were job openings from employers like Gresham-Barlow SD 10J, Crook County SD, XPO Logistics, and Lane Community College. Further, 78% of these employers were seeking Full-time workers. Others such as Temporary, Commission, Part-time, Contract were also available. Most jobs for Database Administrator required an applicant to have Mid Level experience.

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$35,000

$194,000

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Marketing Analyst$50,431 Rank: 28th
The average salary ranks 28th among states in the country. This equates to an hourly salary of $26.270 and monthly of $4,203. There were job openings from employers like NIKE INC, adidas, HDR, and DAT Solutions. Further, 81% of these employers were seeking Full-time workers. Others such as Part-time, Temporary, Commission, Contract, Internship were also available. Most jobs for Marketing Analyst required an applicant to have Mid Level experience.

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$25,000

$79,000

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Database Administrator$98,921 Rank: 1st
The average salary ranks 1st among states in the country. This equates to an hourly salary of $51.520 and monthly of $8,243. There were job openings from employers like GRESHAM-BARLOW SD 10J, CROOK COUNTY SD, XPO Logistics, and Lane Community College. Further, 78% of these employers were seeking Full-time workers. Others such as Temporary, Commission, Part-time, Contract were also available. Most jobs for Database Administrator required an applicant to have Mid Level experience.

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$35,000

$194,000

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Best Cities for Data Analytics in Oregon

The following list of Oregon cities show the largest number of job postings for Data Analytics careers:

City # of Employers Average Salary
Portland 15 $119,299
Bend 8 $144,914
Hillsboro 8 $108,850
Corvallis 5 $132,743

Top Oregon Employers for Data Analytics

The following list analyzes the top employers in Oregon hiring students and professionals in the data analytics, business analytics and analyst fields:

Employer Name Average Salary

Oregon Campus-Based Data Analytics Degrees

The following campus-based colleges offer data analytics degrees for Oregon students:

At Oregon State University, students can earn a Master of Science in Data Analytics that will teach you to interpret large amounts of data to make strong business decisions at the executive level. Whether you have experience as an analytics professional or want to change careers and become an analytics professional, you can earn this master of science in two years, or earn a Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics.

These are cutting-edge programs in data analytics and science that are offered by the College of Science and the Department of Statistics. They have been designed for highly ambitious professionals who need to add additional statistical and analytical skills to their skill sets, or want to advance and/or transition to a higher level.

The master’s degree is a 45 credit hour  program that has six core classes in statistics, three core classes in computer science and four elective courses in statistics. Required courses include:

  • Foundations of Data Analytics
  • Data Analytics
  • Data Analytics II
  • Time Series Analytics
  • Multivariate Analytics
  • Capstone Project
  • Program Concepts for Non-Majors
  • Applied Survival Analysis
  • Introduction to Quantitative Genomics
  • Statistical Methods for Genomic Research
  • Survey Methods
  • Data Visualization

There also is a health analytics track option that has 12 credits.

Disclaimer: All salary numbers and figures are will vary depending on several factors such as level of education, college/university attended, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

Sources: Sources for the above salary, employer and jobs data was aggregated through Indeed.com and BLS.gov

Henry R. Steele
Henry R. Steele
Managing Editor
Henry is Managing Editor of BusinessStudent.com. He is a seasoned business professional who regularly consults with local business's throughout Southern California. Henry pursued his undergrad in Business and Economics at the University of San Diego and gained valuable life changing experience through a unique internship upon graduation.Follow on Twitter.com

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