Data Warehouse Manager Salary

Data Warehouse Managers receive generous compensation in the United States — earning an average of $108K per year, their standard salaries shoot well into the six-figure range. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing, each hitting highs of $25K, total cash payment to Data Warehouse Managers can bottom out at $73K or peak near $146K. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. For the most part, Data Warehouse Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. Men make up the majority of Data Warehouse Managers (68 percent) survey respondents. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$73,663 - $138,832
MEDIAN: $107,771

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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.
$73,663 - $138,832  
$0.00 - $24,577  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $24,832  
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).
$72,533 - $145,632  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 160
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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, Microsoft SQL Server, Business Intelligence, and Database Management & Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 6 percent and 11 percent. People who know Database Management & Reporting usually also know Project Management and SQL. Those educated in Business Intelligence tend to be well versed in Microsoft SQL Server.

Pay by Experience Level for Data Warehouse Manager

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

Whereas the median salary for inexperienced employees is approximately $78K, incomes in the five-to-10 year group are significantly higher, averaging to the comfortable six-figure sum of $108K. Data Warehouse Managers with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $117K. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make no more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage.

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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 15 votes.


32 %
68 %

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: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
medical benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 3%