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Database Administration (DBA) Manager Salary

The average pay for a Database Administration (DBA) Manager is $107,558 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are UNIX, Linux, and Oracle.

$53,860 - $134,365
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$54K
$110K
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MEDIAN: $107,558
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$12.94 - $72.13
(Median)
$13
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$72
MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,860 - $134,365  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,833  
Profit Sharing
$995 - $18,656  
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).
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$49,780 - $146,704  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 451
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.94 - $72.13  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $73.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,833  
   
Profit Sharing
$995 - $18,656  
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).
)
$49,780 - $146,704  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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Job Description for Database Administration (DBA) Manager

A database administration (DBA) manager is a key player in the maintenance of a company’s data infrastructure. They implement and maintain databases, as well as work with the many other information technology professionals in their organization to ensure the security, availability, and speed of a company’s databases. They may also work with other stakeholders in the company’s information architecture, such as upper management and department heads. Most database administration managers work with the data of a single company, though some operate in a consulting role.

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Database Administration (DBA) Manager Tasks

  • Act as a resource for database administrators on policies, procedures and technical issues.
  • Plan, direct and coordinate daily activities of a department/group/team.
  • Hire, review, and fire non-management employees.
  • Manage the database administration department's daily operation.

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Experience Affects Database Administration (DBA) Manager Salaries



National Average
$111,000



Skills That Affect Database Administration (DBA) Manager Salaries

Linux
up arrow 13%

UNIX
up arrow 13%

up arrow 11%

PL/SQL
up arrow 9%

Project Management
up arrow 8%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 1%

National Average
$111,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 12%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 20%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 20%

Java
up arrow 27%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 29%

Microsoft Access
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HTML
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 97 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
56%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 8%
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