An Experienced Database Administrator (DBA) earns an average salary of C$76,147 per year. A skill in Oracle DB 8i/9i/10g/ 11i is associated with high pay for this job.

C$50,126 - C$95,419
C$50K
C$76K
C$95K
MEDIAN: C$76,146
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C$16.89 - C$73.40
C$17
C$39
C$73
MEDIAN: C$38.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$33KC$66KC$99K
Salary
C$50,126 - C$95,419  
   
Bonus
C$976 - C$5,992  
Profit Sharing
C$6,500  
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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C$48,479 - C$98,695  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 87
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$25C$50C$75
Hourly Rate
C$16.89 - C$73.40  
   
Overtime
C$42.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$976 - C$5,992  
   
Profit Sharing
C$6,500  
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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C$48,479 - C$98,695  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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National Average: C$78,362

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Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
10-19 years
92%
20 years or more
8%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Oracle DB 8i/9i/10g/ 11i
up arrow 14%

UNIX
up arrow 9%

Linux
up arrow 8%


SQL
up arrow 5%

Oracle
up arrow 4%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

National Average
C$78,000

IBM DB2
up arrow 2%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 4%

Database Management & Reporting
up arrow 8%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 10%

Performance Analysis
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 14%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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