Data Warehouse Manager Salary

Six-figure salaries are the norm for Data Warehouse Managers in the United States, with median pay hovering around $106K per year. Total cash compensation to Data Warehouse Managers varies from $70K to $145K; higher pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $25K each. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of Data Warehouse Managers (66 percent) survey respondents are male. Almost all enjoy medical while nearly all get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Work is enjoyable for Data Warehouse Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$71,453 - $138,758

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National Salary Data (?
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$71,453 - $138,758  
$0.00 - $24,992  
Profit Sharing
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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).
$69,862 - $145,460  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 161
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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 diverse set of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in PL/SQL, Business Intelligence, Microsoft SQL Server, and Database Management & Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 5 percent and 14 percent. Many workers who know Business Intelligence also know Database Management & Reporting.

Pay by Experience Level for Data Warehouse Manager

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

Data Warehouse Managers with a lot of experience tend to enjoy higher earnings. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $75K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $99K. Professionals who claim 10 to 20 years of experience can secure some pretty cushy paychecks; the median for this group is a six-figure $116K. 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 $117K.

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Experience Affects Data Warehouse Manager Salaries

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Skills That Affect Data Warehouse Manager Salaries

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National Average

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.


34 %
66 %

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: 78% employee benefits None: 3%