Experienced Database Architect Salary

Experienced Database Architects can expect to earn a very comfortable salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $113K) surpassing six figures annually. A large number receive medical and dental insurance and a fair number get vision plans. The majority of Experienced Database Architects claim high levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority of Experienced Database Architects (87 percent) who took the survey are men. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$78,182 - $149,567
$78K
$110K
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MEDIAN: $112,512
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$59.17 - $97.79
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MEDIAN: $78.04
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$78,182 - $149,567  
   
Bonus
$970 - $25,175  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$83,346 - $162,851  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 93
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$59.17 - $97.79  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$970 - $25,175  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$83,346 - $162,851  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $119,066

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Surpassing the national average by 28 percent, Experienced Database Architects in New York receive some of the highest pay in the country. Experienced Database Architects will also find cushy salaries in Irving (+8 percent). The lowest-paying market is Houston, which sits 29 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay.

Key Stats for Database Architect

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
10-19 years
77%
20 years or more
23%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Database Architect Salaries

SQL
▲17%

Oracle DB 8i/9i/10g/ 11i
▲9%

Data Modeling
▲8%

Business Intelligence
▲4%

Transact-SQL
▲2%

Database Architecture
▲1%

National Average
$119,000

Microsoft SQL Server
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 10%