The average salary for an Entry-Level Database Administrator (DBA) is Rs 375,644 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Database Administration and UNIX.

Rs 179,337 - Rs 690,058
Rs 180K
Rs 380K
Rs 690K
MEDIAN: Rs 375,643

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
Rs 0Rs 240KRs 480KRs 720K
Rs 179,337 - Rs 690,058  
Rs 0.00 - Rs 72,731  
Profit Sharing
Rs 16.36 - Rs 197,265  
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).
Rs 184,309 - Rs 702,710  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 941
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Database Administrator (DBA) Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Database Administrator (DBA)

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 387,199

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Database Administrator (DBA) Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Database Administrator (DBA) in Chennai:
"Have Faith in Your Ability."
As a new DBA you need to read a lot about background processes and architecture and try to improve communication skills a lot to support foreign clients directly without fear.

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

up arrow 16%

up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

up arrow 2%

Oracle 11g

National Average
Rs 387,000

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

up arrow 2%

up arrow 3%

up arrow 5%

up arrow 6%

up arrow 9%

up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.


12 %
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
medical benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 29%