Database Administrator (DBA) Salary in Houston, Texas (United States)

The average salary for a Database Administrator (DBA) in Houston, Texas is $76,329 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
Database Administrator (DBA) in Houston, Texas Total Pay (?
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$49,964 - $103,144
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $76,329
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Database Administrator (DBA) in Houston, Texas Total Pay (?
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$14.19 - $71.49
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,964 - $103,144  
   
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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$41,282 - $114,502  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 107
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.19 - $71.49  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $62.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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$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).
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$41,282 - $114,502  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 107
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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) in Houston, Texas Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 20%
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
National Average
$76,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

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

SQL
up arrow 3%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%
National Average
$76,000
Microsoft Office
up arrow 24%
Data Analysis
up arrow 34%

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
34%
female alumni
 
Male
66%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 5%
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