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. With some bonuses and profit sharing proceeds approaching $25K each, total incomes of Data Warehouse Managers generally range from $73K to $146K depending on individual performance. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Male Data Warehouse Managers who responded to the survey are more common than women; more than half (68 percent) are men. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Data Warehouse Managers. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$73,663 - $138,832
MEDIAN: $107,771

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National Salary Data (?
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$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 seem to require a number of specific skills. 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. Most people who know Business Intelligence also know Microsoft SQL Server. Skill sets containing Database Management & Reporting also tend to include 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.

Although employees with less than five years' experience earn around $78K on average, the five-to-10 year group has a much higher, six-figure median of $108K. Data Warehouse Managers who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $117K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make about the same as folks in the 10-to-20 year range.

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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%