Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) is $86,531 per year.
Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) Total Pay (?
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$58,249 - $114,745
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $86,531
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Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) Total Pay (?
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$17.17 - $99.33
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $48.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$58,249 - $114,745  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
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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$53,468 - $124,586  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 355
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$34$68$102
Hourly Rate
$17.17 - $99.33  
   
Overtime
$21.29 - $75.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
   
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).
)
$53,468 - $124,586  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 355
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Washington
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Los Angeles
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National Average
$88,000
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

IBM DB2
up arrow 10%
PL/SQL
up arrow 8%
Linux
up arrow 7%
UNIX
up arrow 6%
Oracle
up arrow 5%
SQL
0%
Internet Information Server (IIS)
0%
National Average
$88,000
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Active Server Pages (ASP)
up arrow 5%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 8%
Data Analysis
up arrow 8%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 10%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 10%
Microsoft Access
up arrow 13%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 16%

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Gender

Female
27%
female alumni
 
Male
73%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 9%
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