The average Oracle Database Administrator with SQL skills can expect to rake in roughly $86K annually. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction for Oracle Database Administrators with SQL skills is high. Men make up the vast majority of Oracle Database Administrators with SQL skills (85 percent) who took the survey. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$56,042 - $121,642
$56K
$86K
$120K
MEDIAN: $85,745
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50%
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$22.23 - $68.78
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MEDIAN: $47.67
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$56,042 - $121,642  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,713  
Profit Sharing
$3,700  
Total Pay (?
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$58,212 - $141,086  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 59
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$47.67  
   
Overtime
$33.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,713  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,700  
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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$58,212 - $141,086  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Pay by Experience Level for Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For many Oracle Database Administrators with SQL skills, more experience generally translates to higher pay. The average beginner in this position makes around $70K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $89K. Experienced professionals — those with 10 to 20 years in the field — see salaries in the six-figure territory, securing around $110K on average. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $123K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

Key Stats for Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
032
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 39%

Experienced
up arrow 25%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$88,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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