Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) Salary

The average pay for a Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) is $88,219 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are PL/SQL, Oracle, and SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS).

$56,943 - $123,274
$57K
$88K
$120K
MEDIAN: $88,219
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$21.53 - $84.43
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$84
MEDIAN: $36.38
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$56,943 - $123,274  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,224  
Profit Sharing
$0.07 - $11,423  
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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$55,744 - $127,800  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 220
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$21.53 - $84.43  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $78.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,224  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.07 - $11,423  
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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$55,744 - $127,800  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

PL/SQL
▲21%

Oracle
▲16%

SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
▲14%

IBM DB2
▲8%

Linux
▲6%

UNIX
▲5%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲4%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲1%

National Average
$88,000

Database Administration
▼3%

Microsoft Active Server Pages (ASP)
▼4%

Transact-SQL
▼7%

SQL
▼11%

Data Analysis
▼13%

Microsoft Office
▼19%

Microsoft Access
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 16%