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Data Warehouse Manager Salary

Data Warehouse Managers receive generous compensation in the United States — earning an average of $104K per year, their standard salaries shoot well into the six-figure range. In the world of Data Warehouse Managers, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $25K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $40K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $57K and $148K. The majority of Data Warehouse Managers claim high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and a fair number collect vision insurance. Men make up the majority of Data Warehouse Managers (65 percent) survey respondents. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$67,069 - $137,341
MEDIAN: $103,598

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
$67,069 - $137,341  
$0.00 - $25,269  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $39,732  
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).
$57,288 - $147,787  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 159

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Job Description for Data Warehouse Manager

Data warehouse managers oversee the storage of data in facilities, analyzing this data as needed for departments within their organization. They are primarily responsible for evaluating data using metrics related to performance and usage, as well as analyzing data load and monitoring job usage of data. The data warehouse manager is given various data warehouse tasks by upper management, department chairs and other parties within their organization; they must ensure data systems are fully functional to ensure they can provide these stakeholders with necessary data.


Data Warehouse Manager Tasks

  • Provide information about the capabilities of database systems and help employees learn how to use new systems or features.
  • Manage database administrators and other IT personnel in developing, maintaining, and troubleshooting data storage systems.
  • Design, implement, and oversee database management projects, making sure projects stay on time and within budget.
  • Monitor databases to ensure they function properly and security protections are up to date.

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Popular Skills for Data Warehouse Manager

Data Warehouse Managers report using a pretty varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in PL/SQL, Business Intelligence, Microsoft SQL Server, and Data Warehouse are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 6 percent and 17 percent. Most people familiar with Project Management also know Database Management & Reporting. People who know SQL usually also know Microsoft SQL Server and Database Management & Reporting.

Pay by Experience Level for Data Warehouse Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $60K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $92K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Experienced professionals — those with 10 to 20 years in the field — see salaries in the six-figure territory, securing around $116K on average. Survey participants with more than two decades under their belts actually report earning less than people with less experience; the former take home only $115K on average.

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Experience Affects Data Warehouse Manager Salaries

National Average

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Skills That Affect Data Warehouse Manager Salaries

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Business Intelligence
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Microsoft SQL Server
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Data Warehouse
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National Average

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.


35 %
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 90%
vision benefits Vision: 79% employee benefits None: 4%