The average salary for a Senior Database Administrator (DBA) is AED 183,112 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

AED 78,297 - AED 388,680
AED 78K
AED 180K
AED 390K
MEDIAN: AED 183,995
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50%
90%
AED 0AED 408K
Salary AED 78,297 - AED 388,680
Bonus AED 0.00 - AED 60,000
Profit Sharing AED 4,000
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AED 78,906 - AED 408,312
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 106

Job Description for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Senior database administrators work as team leaders with computer engineering teams in order to create database architecture to accomplish the necessary goals of specialized computer software. Senior database administrators have very clear educational goals: they need a bachelor's degree in computer science or in similar fields. They will also need certification for database administration from an accredited board, such as Oracle. It is possible to forgo acquiring a bachelor's degree, but senior database administrators will require several years of work in similar areas as well as extensive self-education on database administration.

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Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Tasks

  • Design, architect, and build databases from determining business requirements.
  • Write and troubleshoot complex stored procedures.
  • Develop innovation, strategies, processes, and best practices.
  • Manage and mentor small team of DBAs.
  • Work closely with programming staff on database design changes to meet business requirements.

Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Pay By Employer

$0$155K

Oracle Corp.
11 profiles
$106,239

$107,929

Wipro
9 profiles
$114,164

$112,310

$104,736

$78,611

Visa, Inc.
7 profiles
$115,761

$89,055

$101,000

$88,948

Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 187,315

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Key Stats for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲17%

National Average
AED 187,000

▼3%

▼27%

Skills That Affect Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲5%

▲4%


National Average
AED 187,000

▼1%

▼2%

SQL
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 18%