The average salary for a Senior Database Administrator (DBA) is C$88,900 per year.

C$69,534 - C$106,443
C$70K
C$88K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$87,707
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C$32.50 - C$120.00
C$33
C$65
C$120
MEDIAN: C$65.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$69,534 - C$106,443  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$13,720  
Profit Sharing
C$5,087  
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$70,995 - C$123,196  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 186
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$50C$100C$150
Hourly Rate
C$32.50 - C$120.00  
   
Overtime
C$36.60 - C$81.09  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$100KC$200KC$300K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$13,720  
   
Profit Sharing
C$5,087  
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$70,995 - C$123,196  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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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 $77,000 based on 49 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 $85,000 based on 65 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 $95,000 based on 143 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 $98,000 based on 38 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$91,203

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Key Stats for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
60%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲7%

▲4%

National Average
C$91,000

▼6%

Entry-Level
▼16%

Skills That Affect Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲11%


SQL
▲8%

▲8%


Sybase Adaptive Server
▲8%

▲7%

Oracle 11g
▲4%

▲3%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲2%

Microsoft Office
▲1%


▼0%

National Average
C$91,000

Visual Basic (VB)
▼3%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
60%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 11%
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