Experts told, what salary can count on blockchain engineer
Increased use of blockchain on a global scale leads to a rapid increase in demand for professionals who have the right to expect an impressive payment. If to speak about average earnings blockchain engineers, they reach $150 000— 175 000 a year. In an interview with CNBC told Mehul Patel, CEO of Hired, an online platform for job search and employees.
Salaries blockchain— specialists is much higher than the average for software engineers. In fact, the blockchain— the engineers fall in the same category with specialists in artificial intelligence.
High salaries Patel explains “tons of demand” despite the fact that still not enough and conventional software engineers.
According Hired, despite the “bearish” sentiment in the cryptocurrency market since last year, the demand for professionals in the field of technology of the distributed registry increased by 400%. Major global companies, namely IBM, Amazon, Microsoft and Facebook, are also interested in specialists of this direction.
The company also came to the conclusion that the highest wages are observed in the Bay area of San Francisco and in new York and London.
Recruitment Agency Robert Walters, in turn, has published a report which stated that demand for professionals in the field of blockchain industry is growing in Asia.