The average salary for an Entry-Level Database Administrator (DBA) is AED 86,012 per year.

AED 22,578 - AED 229,601
AED 23K
AED 86K
AED 230K
MEDIAN: AED 86,012
10%
50%
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AED 0AED 229K
Salary AED 22,578 - AED 229,601
Bonus AED 3,354
Profit Sharing AED 1,250
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AED 24,454 - AED 227,382
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 54

Job Description for Database Administrator (DBA)

A database administrator (DBA) is an IT professional who ensures that the software used to manage a database is properly maintained to allow rapid access when needed. Because constant access, searches, traffic are likely to have a damaging effect on any company database, the DBA works to maintain the efficiency of the servers. He or she also will typically work to ensure data security, coordinating with an IT security professional or team in larger companies to help maintain the integrity of sensitive business data.

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Database Administrator (DBA) Tasks

  • Implement, configure, and troubleshoot database instances, replication, backup, partitions, storage, and access.
  • Set user privileges within the database environment.
  • Monitor and optimize system performance using index tuning, disk optimization, and other methods.
  • Install, configure, troubleshoot, and maintain a database system.

Database Administrator (DBA) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 85,459

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Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 16%