The average salary for a Mid-Career Database Administrator (DBA) is C$68,341 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Oracle DB 8i/9i/10g/ 11i, Oracle, and PL/SQL.

C$46,263 - C$88,348
C$46K
C$68K
C$88K
MEDIAN: C$68,341
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C$20.13 - C$59.60
C$20
C$44
C$60
MEDIAN: C$44.35
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$33KC$66KC$99K
Salary
C$46,263 - C$88,348  
   
Bonus
C$96.96 - C$6,182  
Profit Sharing
C$2,500  
Total Pay (?
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C$46,263 - C$98,414  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 120
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$20C$40C$60
Hourly Rate
C$20.13 - C$59.60  
   
Overtime
C$46.03  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$96.96 - C$6,182  
   
Profit Sharing
C$2,500  
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$46,263 - C$98,414  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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National Average: C$69,375

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Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
5-9 years
76%
10-19 years
24%
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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
▲15%

Oracle
▲14%

PL/SQL
▲12%

Linux
▲8%

UNIX
▲6%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲3%

SQL
▲3%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▲3%


Performance Analysis
▲2%

Database Management & Reporting
▼0%

National Average
C$69,000

Windows Operating System General Use
▼6%

Visual Basic (VB)
▼7%

Microsoft Access
▼8%

Microsoft Office
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 15%