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Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) is $85,876 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Performance Analysis and Performance. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Salary (?
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$53,135 - $118,082
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MEDIAN: $85,875
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Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Salary (?
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$19.75 - $82.94
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MEDIAN: $48.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,135 - $118,082  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,277  
Profit Sharing
$301.00 - $7,698  
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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$53,636 - $126,982  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,465
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$19.75 - $82.94  
   
Overtime
$22.56 - $84.69  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,277  
   
Profit Sharing
$301.00 - $7,698  
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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$53,636 - $126,982  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 176
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Job Description for Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)

Oracle database administrators or DBAs solely support Oracle databases and often the product data management systems, websites and software applications that access Oracle.
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Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Tasks
  • Build and deploy databases for new customers.
  • Maintain and tune up existing customer databases.
  • Manage backup and recovery routines.
  • Install and configure Oracle and SQLServer in hosted and enterprise environments.
  • Design and enhance data models for an object-oriented application platform.

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Pay by Experience Level for Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)

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Pay Difference By Location

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National Average
$88,000
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Experience Affects Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

National Average
$88,000

Skills That Affect Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

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PL/SQL
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Oracle
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Oracle 10g
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$88,000
Linux
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Database
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
17%
female alumni
 
Male
83%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 11%