The average pay for a Late-Career Database Administrator (DBA) is $88,401 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are PL/SQL and Oracle.

$57,726 - $122,367
$58K
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MEDIAN: $88,401
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$21.70 - $84.14
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MEDIAN: $35.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$57,726 - $122,367  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,224  
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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$56,210 - $127,762  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 222
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$21.70 - $84.14  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $78.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,224  
   
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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$56,210 - $127,762  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
0100
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

PL/SQL
up arrow 22%

Oracle
up arrow 12%

IBM DB2
up arrow 8%

Linux
up arrow 4%

UNIX
up arrow 2%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

National Average
$88,000

Database Administration
up arrow 5%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Active Server Pages (ASP)
up arrow 5%

Transact-SQL
up arrow 10%

SQL
up arrow 11%

Data Analysis
up arrow 14%

MySQL
up arrow 18%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 19%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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