Database Analyst/Programmer Salary (United States)

A Database Analyst/Programmer earns an average salary of $59,018 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Oracle is associated with high pay for this job.
Database Analyst/Programmer Total Pay (?
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$40,340 - $90,164
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90K
MEDIAN: $59,017
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Database Analyst/Programmer Total Pay (?
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$13.20 - $47.19
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$40,340 - $90,164  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,851  
Profit Sharing
$494.93 - $8,877  
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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$36,467 - $94,626  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 739
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$13.20 - $47.19  
   
Overtime
$22.29 - $58.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,851  
   
Profit Sharing
$494.93 - $8,877  
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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$36,467 - $94,626  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 739
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Job Description for Database Analyst/Programmer
Database analysts/programmers are responsible for programming and analyzing databases for their organization. They are in charge of programming automating scripts that provide regular maintenance to company databases, analyzing business requirements to suggest improvements, providing end-user support, and responding to ticket requests as needed. Additionally, they interact with other information technology staff and department managers. Database analysts/programmers create database mappings to transform data from multiple systems, take part in setting up connectivity to data sources, modify database packages to fit company and project requirements, and create custom databases to achieve all organizational goals.
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Database Analyst/Programmer Tasks
  • Work with middle-tier developers to integrate back-end database code with business applications.
  • Design, write, test, and debug database stored procedures and complex queries to extract, calculate or manipulate information.
  • Design, implement, and test database schemas.
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Pay Difference By Location
Dallas
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Chicago
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Washington
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New York
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National Average
$58,000
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Experience Affects Database Analyst/Programmer Salaries

National Average
$58,000

Skills That Affect Database Analyst/Programmer Salaries

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Microsoft Active Server Pages (ASP)
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UNIX
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Microsoft SQL Server
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SQL
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National Average
$58,000
.NET
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C#
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ASP.NET
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HTML
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VB.Net
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C++
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Java
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Gender
Female
30%
female alumni
 
Male
70%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 15%
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