Database Administrator (DBA) Salary in Los Angeles (United States)

A Database Administrator (DBA) in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $70,986 per year. A skill in Oracle is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Database Administrator (DBA) in Los Angeles, California Total Pay (?
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$40,750 - $120,356
(Median)
41K
71K
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120K
MEDIAN: $70,985
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Database Administrator (DBA) in Los Angeles, California Total Pay (?
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$20.00 - $61.58
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $34.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$40,750 - $120,356  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,067  
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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$42,117 - $123,263  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 93
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.00 - $61.58  
   
Overtime
$36.23 - $74.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,067  
   
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).
)
$42,117 - $123,263  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 93
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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 56%
Experienced
up arrow 43%
Mid-Career
up arrow 15%
National Average
$72,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 28%

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

Oracle
up arrow 34%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%
National Average
$72,000
SQL
up arrow 3%
Data Analysis
up arrow 36%

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Gender

Female
29%
female alumni
 
Male
71%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 7%
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