Database Administrator (DBA) in Houston, Texas Salary

Database Administrators in Houston take home approximately $80K per year on average. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The majority of Database Administrators in Houston, Texas (62 percent) survey respondents are male. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$45,615 - $114,905
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$45,615 - $114,905  
   
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$2,500  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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$35,320 - $122,209  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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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
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Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
4%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Experienced
▲20%

Mid-Career
▲8%

National Average
$79,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries


SQL
▲20%

Transact-SQL
▲20%

National Average
$79,000

Oracle
▼3%

Database Administration
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼29%

Data Analysis
▼34%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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