Database Architect Salary

A Database Architect earns an average salary of $108,400 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. The highest paying skills associated with this job are UNIX, Oracle DB 8i/9i/10g/ 11i, and Oracle RAC.

$69,301 - $142,128

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$41.58 - $101.74

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Salary
$69,301 - $142,128  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,749  
Profit Sharing
$1,497 - $9,206  
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$75,754 - $154,997  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 295
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Hourly Rate
$41.58 - $101.74  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,749  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,497 - $9,206  
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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$75,754 - $154,997  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Job Description for Database Architect

Database architects are responsible for designing, implementing, and testing database features for their organization. They are in charge of developing innovative database solutions that increase company productivity and minimize downtime. Their main responsibilities include maintaining database and automated processes and interacting with other information technology specialists, sharing important information related to database concerns and constrains. Other tasks performed by database architects include developing database solutions for performance and scalability, training and mentoring junior database developers on proprietary software and scripts, and optimizing database performance with tuning tasks, and query optimization

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Database Architect Tasks

  • Collaborate with the business and other IT organizations to plan a data strategy.
  • Produce all project data architecture deliverables.
  • Create and maintain a corporate repository of all data architecture artifacts.
  • Create data architecture strategies for each subject area of the enterprise data model.
  • Communicate plans, status and issues to higher management levels.

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Experience Affects Database Architect Salaries



National Average
$114,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 36%

Skills That Affect Database Architect Salaries

UNIX
up arrow 16%


Oracle RAC
up arrow 11%

Data Modeling
up arrow 7%

Database Architecture
0%

National Average
$114,000

Transact-SQL
up arrow 3%


Business Intelligence
up arrow 6%

MySQL
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 5%
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