The average salary for a Senior Database Administrator (DBA) is R506,121 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

R219,751 - R686,816
(Median)
R220K
R510K
R690K
MEDIAN: R506,121
10%
50%
90%

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R177.86 - R534
(Median)
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R270
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MEDIAN: R271.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R270KR540KR810K
Salary
R219,751 - R686,816  
   
Bonus
R1,160 - R102,409  
Profit Sharing
R0.00  
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).
)
R248,854 - R809,564  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 79
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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R0R210R420R630
Hourly Rate
R272.00  
   
Overtime
R390.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
R0R270KR540KR810K
Bonus
R1,160 - R102,409  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00  
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).
)
R248,854 - R809,564  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R525,503

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Experience Affects Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries



National Average
R526,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 43%

Skills That Affect Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 4%

SQL
up arrow 2%

Oracle
0%

National Average
R526,000

UNIX
up arrow 3%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 18%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
medical benefits
Vision: 21%
dental benefits
None: 40%
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