Database Administrator (DBA) Salary with Visual Basic (VB) skills (United States)

A typical Database Administrator can expect to rake in roughly $62,787 annually. Pay generally spreads from $41,058 to $93,143 per year. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and a solid majority earn dental coverage. Male Database Administrators with Visual Basic (VB) skills are far more common in the field than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
Database Administrator (DBA) with Visual Basic (VB) skills Salary (?
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$43,083 - $90,046
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MEDIAN: $63,581
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Database Administrator (DBA) with Visual Basic (VB) skills Salary (?
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$14.93 - $44.54
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MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$43,083 - $90,046  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,385  
Profit Sharing
$370.00 - $6,000  
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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$41,058 - $93,143  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 490
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$14.93 - $44.54  
   
Overtime
$22.03 - $63.41  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,385  
   
Profit Sharing
$370.00 - $6,000  
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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$41,058 - $93,143  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 87
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Pay by Experience Level for Database Administrator (DBA) with Visual Basic (VB) skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience is important when determining pay for Database Administrators with Visual Basic (VB) skills. Salaries start at $53K, which grows to $65K after five to 10 years. Earnings total $77K after one to two decades. After 20 years in the field, Database Administrators with Visual Basic (VB) skills see their salaries growing more slowly, eventually averaging out to $80K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up around one third of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than five percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 7 percent. In this field, workers tend to have anywhere from one to nine years of experience—of those surveyed, a majority land within this range.

Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) with Visual Basic (VB) skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%
Experienced
up arrow 21%
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
National Average
$63,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 153 votes.

Gender

Female
24%
female alumni
 
Male
76%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 9%
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