Data Warehouse Manager Salary
Data Warehouse Managers in the United States can expect to earn a very generous salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $115K) surpassing six figures annually. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Data Warehouse Managers — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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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.Read More...
Data warehouse managers also conduct process automation, monitor operations, and develop stable data solutions. They may be in charge of identifying potential risks relating to data storage and transfer, as well as working to mitigate these risks as needed. The data warehouse manager should work to develop standard policies and systems surrounding the data warehouse. Additionally, data warehouse managers must keep up to date with the latest data warehouse developments in order to continuously improve their organization's systems.
This is a management position that generally requires previous supervisory experience in addition to experience in a relevant role. At least a bachelor's degree in engineering or another relevant field is needed as well.
Data Warehouse Manager Tasks
- 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.
- 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.
Popular Skills for Data Warehouse Manager
Survey results suggest that Data Warehouse Managers use a fairly large toolkit of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Business Intelligence, Database Management & Reporting, Project Management, and PL/SQL are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts in pay of 7 percent. The majority of those who know Business Intelligence also know Microsoft SQL Server. A tool kit that includes Database Management & Reporting also typically contains Project Management and SQL.
Pay by Experience Level for Data Warehouse Manager
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For many Data Warehouse Managers, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $67K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $109K. Data Warehouse Managers with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $129K. Data Warehouse Managers who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't as high as one would expect; the median compensation for this crowd sits around $136K.
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