Database Administrator (DBA) in Houston, Texas Salary

Database Administrators in Houston take home an average $62K annually. Most people in this position report feeling highly satisfied with their jobs. Male Houston Database Administrators are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. A strong majority enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$42,592 - $112,129
$43K
$72K
$110K
MEDIAN: $71,804
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50%
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$16.21 - $61.04
$23
MEDIAN: $23.00
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$0$124K
Salary $42,592 - $112,129
Bonus $2,705
Total Pay (?
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$40,335 - $124,233
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $23.00
Overtime $15.75
Annual Data $0$124K
Bonus $2,705
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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$40,335 - $124,233
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Database Administrator (DBA) Job Listings

Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Experienced
▲37%

Mid-Career
▲19%

National Average
$71,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries


SQL
▲34%

Transact-SQL
▲33%

Oracle
▲7%

Database Administration
▲1%

National Average
$71,000

Microsoft Office
▼21%

Data Analysis
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 14%
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