Database Administrators in Dallas pull down an average of $72K per year. Most Dallas Database Administrators survey respondents are men (77 percent). Almost all enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$50,135 - $97,871
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$72K
$98K
MEDIAN: $71,780
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$50,135 - $97,871  
   
Bonus
$50.00 - $9,000  
Profit Sharing
$6,750  
Total Pay (?
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$48,585 - $95,844  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$22.60  
   
Overtime
$41.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$50.00 - $9,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$6,750  
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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$48,585 - $95,844  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,300,082
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
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Texas:
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Dallas:
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Texas:
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Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 8%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$70,000


Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

SQL
up arrow 20%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 2%

Database Administration
0%

National Average
$70,000

Transact-SQL
up arrow 1%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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