The average salary for a Late-Career Senior Database Administrator (DBA) is $112,436 per year. A skill in MySQL is associated with high pay for this job.

$88,089 - $137,588
$88K
$110K
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MEDIAN: $112,436
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$41.21 - $100.67
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MEDIAN: $70.51
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$88,089 - $137,588  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,236  
Profit Sharing
$1,017 - $15,723  
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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$88,695 - $152,030  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 417
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$41.21 - $100.67  
   
Overtime
$54.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,236  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,017 - $15,723  
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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$88,695 - $152,030  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44

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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 62 votes.
0100
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

MySQL
up arrow 11%

Linux
up arrow 6%

UNIX
up arrow 5%

Oracle
up arrow 4%

Oracle RAC
up arrow 4%

SQL
up arrow 1%

PL/SQL
up arrow 1%

National Average
$117,000

Oracle 11g
up arrow 1%

Oracle DB 8i/9i/10g/ 11i
up arrow 1%


Transact-SQL
up arrow 2%

SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
up arrow 2%

IBM DB2
up arrow 4%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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