A Database Administrator (DBA) in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $87,233 per year. A skill in Oracle is associated with high pay for this job.

$44,939 - $132,116
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$87K
$130K
MEDIAN: $87,233
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$15.21 - $83.84
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$84
MEDIAN: $39.99
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Salary
$44,939 - $132,116  
   
Bonus
$5,087  
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$41,600 - $136,384  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$15.21 - $83.84  
   
Overtime
$32.46  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$5,087  
   
Total Pay (?
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$41,600 - $136,384  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Pay by Experience Level for Database Administrator (DBA)

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

Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
033
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%


National Average
$86,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Oracle
up arrow 13%

MySQL
up arrow 9%

SQL
up arrow 4%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%

Database Administration
up arrow 2%

National Average
$86,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 11%

Data Analysis
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 26%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 41%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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