A Database Administrator (DBA) with SQL skills earns an average salary of AU$82,169 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$50,335 - AU$120,574
(Median)
AU$50K
AU$82K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$82,169
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$50,335 - AU$120,574  
   
Bonus
AU$8,485  
Profit Sharing
AU$1,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$50,589 - AU$127,383  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 42
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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
AU$84,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 80%
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