Software Developer / Business Analyst, Database Salary

Database Software Developers in the United States can expect to earn an average of $77K per year. A large number have medical and dental plans, and more than half have vision insurance. Men account for the majority of Database Software Developers who responded to the questionnaire — 80 percent to be exact. Most Database Software Developers like their work and job satisfaction is high. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$45,323 - $107,249
(Median)
$45K
$77K
$110K
MEDIAN: $77,096
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$17.62 - $60.40
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$18
$38
$60
MEDIAN: $37.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$45,323 - $107,249  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,970  
Profit Sharing
$4,047  
Total Pay (?
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$46,168 - $114,137  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 79
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.62 - $60.40  
   
Overtime
$43.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,970  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,047  
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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$46,168 - $114,137  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Job Description for Software Developer / Business Analyst, Database

Software developers/business analysts of databases are responsible for creating and maintaining database software and analyzing business information for their organization. They are also in charge of writing database-related code which will be deployed to servers and company systems.

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Software Developer / Business Analyst, Database Tasks

  • Plan, design, schedule, write, and debug database stored procedures and complex queries to extract, calculate or manipulate information.
  • Identify schedule, features, and resources required.
  • Work with middle-tier developers to integrate back-end database code with business applications.
  • Design, implement, and test database schemas.
  • Work with users from identifying conceptual system requirements through completion.

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Popular Skills for Software Developer / Business Analyst, Database


Database Software Developers report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, C#, and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Java, ASP.NET, and VB.Net. Those proficient in Microsoft SQL Server are, more often than not, also skilled in .NET.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer / Business Analyst, Database

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


Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $68K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $84K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $93K. Database Software Developers who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are no higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years.

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Experience Affects Software Developer / Business Analyst, Database Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Late-Career
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$79,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Software Developer / Business Analyst, Database Salaries

Oracle
up arrow 6%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%

National Average
$79,000

C#
up arrow 3%

SQL
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 6%

VB.Net
up arrow 6%

ASP.NET
up arrow 8%

Java
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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