A Senior Database Administrator (DBA) earns an average salary of AU$104,720 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are UNIX, Linux, and Oracle. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$82,693 - AU$135,030
AU$83K
AU$110K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$105,665
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50%
90%
AU$30.91 - AU$116.36
AU$31
AU$83
AU$120
MEDIAN: AU$82.54
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$155K
Salary AU$82,693 - AU$135,030
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$24,240
Profit Sharing AU$1,017
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$81,837 - AU$155,910
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 88
Hourly Data AU$0AU$116
Hourly Rate AU$30.91 - AU$116.36
Overtime AU$62.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$155K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$24,240
Profit Sharing AU$1,017
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$81,837 - AU$155,910
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Pay by Experience for a Senior Database Administrator (DBA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Database Administrator (DBA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$69,000 based on 6 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Database Administrator (DBA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$100,000 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Senior Database Administrator (DBA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$114,000 based on 62 salaries. A Senior Database Administrator (DBA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$128,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$110,374

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Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Database Administrator (DBA)?

Senior Database Administrator (DBA) in Sydney:
"Start CERTIFICATIONS aerly."
I started my certifications late. It filled in a lot of gaps in my knowledge.

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Key Stats for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
60%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲16%

▲3%

National Average
AU$110,000

▼9%

Entry-Level
▼37%

Skills That Affect Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲15%

▲14%

▲10%

▲8%

National Average
AU$110,000

SQL
▼5%


Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼9%

Microsoft Office
▼18%

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
60%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 84%
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