Database Administrator (DBA) Salary in San Francisco, California (United States)

A Database Administrator (DBA) in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $94,758 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Database Administrator (DBA) in San Francisco, California Total Pay (?
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$48,999 - $124,745
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$48,999 - $124,745  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,174  
Total Pay (?
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$50,760 - $130,778  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 64
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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) in San Francisco, California Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$97,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) in San Francisco, California Salaries

Oracle
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SQL
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Microsoft SQL Server
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National Average
$97,000
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Gender
Female
26%
female alumni
 
Male
74%
male alumni
Years of Experience
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
6%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 14%
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