Database Administrator (DBA) with Transact-SQL Skills Salary

The average pay for a Database Administrator (DBA) with Transact-SQL skills is $77,063 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$52,355 - $106,918
$52K
$77K
$110K
MEDIAN: $77,063
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$17.87 - $56.41
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$56
MEDIAN: $30.83
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,355 - $106,918  
   
Bonus
$976 - $10,103  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $11,423  
Total Pay (?
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$52,086 - $111,852  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 333
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.87 - $56.41  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $62.19  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$976 - $10,103  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $11,423  
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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$52,086 - $111,852  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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Pay by Experience Level for Database Administrator (DBA)

Pay by Experience for a Database Administrator (DBA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Database Administrator (DBA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 173 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Database Administrator (DBA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 138 salaries. An experienced Database Administrator (DBA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 114 salaries. A Database Administrator (DBA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 30 salaries.

Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲18%

Mid-Career
▲6%

Late-Career
▲4%

National Average
$78,000

▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 10%