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Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) Salary

The average pay for a Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) is $86,898 per year.

$55,186 - $115,755
(Median)
$55K
$87K
$120K
MEDIAN: $86,897
10%
50%
90%

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$18.36 - $100.67
(Median)
$18
$50
$100
MEDIAN: $49.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$55,186 - $115,755  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,170  
Profit Sharing
$1,730 - $9,826  
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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$52,803 - $126,052  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 274
National Hourly Rate 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$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$18.36 - $100.67  
   
Overtime
$10.50 - $75.00  
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.
)
$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,170  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,730 - $9,826  
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).
)
$52,803 - $126,052  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 36

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Skills That Affect Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

UNIX
up arrow 9%

IBM DB2
up arrow 9%

PL/SQL
up arrow 7%

Oracle
up arrow 4%

Linux
up arrow 4%

SQL
up arrow 1%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
0%

National Average
$88,000

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 3%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 5%

Data Analysis
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 15%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 16%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 16%

Database Administration
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 72 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 9%
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