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Database Administrator (DBA) Salary with PL/SQL skills

Median pay for Database Administrators with PL/SQL skills is around $75K annually. Total cash compensation to Database Administrators with PL/SQL skills ranges from $45K on the lower end to $109K on the higher end; the final number includes potential for approximately $10K each from bonuses and profit sharing in exceptional cases. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$45,457 - $103,384
(Median)
$45K
$75K
$100K
MEDIAN: $75,404
10%
50%
90%

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$15.00 - $70.00
(Median)
$15
$33
$70
MEDIAN: $32.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$45,457 - $103,384  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,145  
Profit Sharing
$745 - $10,013  
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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$44,640 - $109,325  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 452
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$32$64$96
Hourly Rate
$15.00 - $70.00  
   
Overtime
$12.91 - $94.38  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,145  
   
Profit Sharing
$745 - $10,013  
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).
)
$44,640 - $109,325  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 54

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Pay by Experience Level for Database Administrator (DBA) with PL/SQL skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Database Administrators with PL/SQL skills with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $61K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $80K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $91K in this role. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $94K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) with PL/SQL skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$76,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 123 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 12%