The average pay for a Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) is $87,956 per year.

$56,232 - $119,786
(Median)
$56K
$88K
$120K
MEDIAN: $87,955
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$18.23 - $84.43
(Median)
$18
$33
$84
MEDIAN: $33.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$56,232 - $119,786  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,500  
Profit Sharing
$0.14 - $11,343  
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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$55,003 - $125,986  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 213
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$18.23 - $84.43  
   
Overtime
$52.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.14 - $11,343  
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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$55,003 - $125,986  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Linux
up arrow 10%

Oracle
up arrow 6%

C++
up arrow 5%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%

UNIX
up arrow 1%

IBM DB2
up arrow 1%

National Average
$87,000

Microsoft Active Server Pages (ASP)
up arrow 4%

SQL
up arrow 6%

Database Administration
up arrow 7%

Transact-SQL
up arrow 8%

Data Analysis
up arrow 13%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 16%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 19%

MySQL
up arrow 22%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
medical benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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