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Database Administrator (DBA) Salary in San Diego, California

Database Administrators in San Diego can expect to earn an average of $73K annually. There are more male San Diego Database Administrators than female among those who completed the questionnaire, making up 65 percent. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Most Database Administrators in San Diego, Calif. like their work and job satisfaction is high. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$50,335 - $103,331
(Median)
$50K
$73K
$100K
MEDIAN: $73,246
10%
50%
90%

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$18.22 - $71.77
(Median)
$18
$40
$72
MEDIAN: $40
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,335 - $103,331  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,101  
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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$44,576 - $123,644  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 50
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$32$64$96
Hourly Rate
$18.22 - $71.77  
   
Overtime
$50.00 - $93.75  
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.
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,101  
   
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).
)
$44,576 - $123,644  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) in San Diego, California Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 29%

National Average
$75,000

Experienced
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Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) in San Diego, California Salaries

SQL
up arrow 4%

National Average
$75,000

Microsoft SQL Server
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Transact-SQL
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 6%

Database Administration
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 16%

MySQL
up arrow 18%

Data Analysis
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 8%
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