Scrum Master Salary in the United States

How much does a Scrum Master make in the United States? The average Scrum Master salary in the United States is $89,724 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $77,832 and $104,967. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Coordinates an agile development team, ensures all activities use the principles of the Scrum Framework. Takes a servant leader approach to help the team self-organize and adopt an attitude of continuous improvement. Actively identifies and removes impediments in order to ensure that assigned sprints and projects are completed on time. Tracks and reports daily schedules. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a director. Typically requires ScrumMaster Certification (CSM). Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Scrum Master

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Scrum Master, Sr.

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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