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Database Administrator (DBA) Salary in San Diego, California

The average San Diego Database Administrator can expect to rake in roughly $73K per year. The majority of Database Administrators in San Diego (64 percent) survey respondents are male. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most San Diego Database Administrators. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$51,044 - $103,057
(Median)
$51K
$73K
$100K
MEDIAN: $73,249
10%
50%
90%

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$18.22 - $71.77
(Median)
$18
$40
$72
MEDIAN: $40
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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
$51,044 - $103,057  
   
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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$44,894 - $123,060  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 52
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 - $15,000  
   
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).
)
$44,894 - $123,060  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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

Mid-Career
up arrow 27%

National Average
$76,000

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

SQL
up arrow 4%

National Average
$76,000

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 21%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 7%