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Database Administrator (DBA) Salary in Houston, Texas

Database Administrators in Houston, Texas take home an average $77K per year. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The majority of Houston Database Administrators (61 percent) survey respondents are male. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$50,942 - $106,082
(Median)
$51K
$77K
$110K
MEDIAN: $76,701
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50%
90%

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$13.91 - $72.13
(Median)
$14
$18
$72
MEDIAN: $18.00
10%
50%
90%

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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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,942 - $106,082  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,000  
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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$40,358 - $117,436  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 92
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.91 - $72.13  
   
Overtime
$20.00 - $43.00  
National Annualized 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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,000  
   
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).
)
$40,358 - $117,436  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) in Houston, Texas Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$76,000


Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) in Houston, Texas Salaries

Microsoft SQL Server
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SQL
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National Average
$76,000

Database Administration
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Transact-SQL
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Microsoft Office
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Data Analysis
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 7%