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Database Administrator (DBA) Salary in Los Angeles

A Database Administrator (DBA) in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $79,197 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Oracle and MySQL. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$42,983 - $122,523
(Median)
$43K
$79K
$120K
MEDIAN: $79,196
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$22.30 - $60.29
(Median)
$22
$34
$60
MEDIAN: $34.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$42,983 - $122,523  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,280  
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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$43,363 - $125,040  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 67
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.30 - $60.29  
   
Overtime
$45.20 - $62.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,280  
   
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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$43,363 - $125,040  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Pay by Experience Level for Database Administrator (DBA) in Los Angeles, California

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

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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 42%

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$79,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 29%

Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Oracle
up arrow 24%

MySQL
up arrow 19%

Microsoft SQL Server
0%

National Average
$79,000

SQL
up arrow 11%

Data Analysis
up arrow 41%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 11%
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