Database Administrator (DBA) in Los Angeles Salary

A Database Administrator (DBA) in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $83,478 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Oracle and MySQL.

$40,000 - $135,838
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MEDIAN: $80,329
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$15.10 - $84.43
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MEDIAN: $38.97
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Salary
$40,000 - $135,838  
   
Bonus
$5,087  
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$39,928 - $140,300  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Hourly Rate
$15.10 - $84.43  
   
Overtime
$44.73  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$5,087  
   
Total Pay (?
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$39,928 - $140,300  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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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)

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 $75,000 based on 16 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 $90,000 based on 14 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 $90,000 based on 13 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 $112,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Late-Career
▲35%

Mid-Career
▲8%

▲8%

National Average
$83,000

Entry-Level
▼10%

Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Oracle
▲18%

MySQL
▲14%

Database Administration
▲8%

SQL
▲8%


Data Analysis
▲6%

National Average
$83,000

Windows Operating System General Use
▼8%

Microsoft Office
▼23%

Visual Basic (VB)
▼39%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 28%
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