The average salary for an Entry-Level Database Administrator (DBA) is R148,374 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Oracle, Linux, Microsoft SQL Server, SQL, and HTML.

R67,168 - R308,742
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MEDIAN: R155,313
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Salary R67,168 - R308,742
Bonus R0.00 - R38,783
Profit Sharing R1,350
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R65,694 - R313,875
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 155

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National Average: R156,223

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Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
14%
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Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Oracle
▲34%

Linux
▲26%


SQL
▲14%

HTML
▲6%

National Average
R156,000


Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼6%

Visual Basic (VB)
▼8%


Microsoft Access
▼19%

Microsoft Excel
▼44%

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 55%
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