An Experienced Senior Database Administrator (DBA) earns an average salary of $106,893 per year.

$80,768 - $133,337
$81K
$110K
$130K
MEDIAN: $106,892
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$40.59 - $88.17
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$62
$88
MEDIAN: $61.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$80,768 - $133,337  
   
Bonus
$1,019 - $17,314  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $11,577  
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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$81,922 - $145,145  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,136
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$40.59 - $88.17  
   
Overtime
$22.98 - $91.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$1,019 - $17,314  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $11,577  
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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$81,922 - $145,145  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 109

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Key Stats for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 133 votes.
10-19 years
82%
20 years or more
18%
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Skills That Affect Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries


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UNIX
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Linux
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PL/SQL
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SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
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Windows Operating System General Use
0%

National Average
$111,000


SQL
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SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
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MySQL
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Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 133 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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