Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) Salary

The average pay for a Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) is $87,092 per year. A skill in UNIX is associated with high pay for this job.

$55,771 - $115,898
(Median)
$56K
$87K
$120K
MEDIAN: $87,092
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$17.29 - $97.87
(Median)
$17
$50
$98
MEDIAN: $50
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$55,771 - $115,898  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,143  
Profit Sharing
$1,600 - $8,000  
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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$52,646 - $124,516  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 271
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$17.29 - $97.87  
   
Overtime
$1.30 - $75.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,143  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,600 - $8,000  
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).
)
$52,646 - $124,516  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 32
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

UNIX
up arrow 12%

PL/SQL
up arrow 9%

IBM DB2
up arrow 9%

Oracle
up arrow 6%

Linux
up arrow 5%

SQL
up arrow 2%

National Average
$89,000

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 2%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 6%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 8%

Data Analysis
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 13%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 15%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 16%

Database Administration
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 9%
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