Data Warehouse Manager Salary

Salaries for Data Warehouse Managers in the United States are generous, with average pay above six figures ($104K) per year. With some bonuses approaching $25K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $40K, overall incomes of Data Warehouse Managers spread between $61K and $147K depending on individual performance. The majority of Data Warehouse Managers claim high levels of job satisfaction. More than half of Data Warehouse Managers (66 percent) survey respondents are men. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn dental coverage. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$66,697 - $136,991
MEDIAN: $103,617

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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.
$66,697 - $136,991  
$0.00 - $25,059  
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).
$60,758 - $147,093  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 165
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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 Data Warehouse are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 8 percent and 18 percent. Those who learned Database Management & Reporting also tend to know Project Management. For most people, competency in Business Intelligence indicates knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server.

Pay by Experience Level for Data Warehouse Manager

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

Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Data Warehouse Managers. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $61K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $92K. Experienced professionals — those with 10 to 20 years in the field — see salaries in the six-figure territory, securing around $116K on average. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $117K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

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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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National Average

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 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: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 79% employee benefits None: 4%