A Senior Database Administrator (DBA) in Dubai earns an average salary of AED 174,403 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AED 60,820 - AED 350,798
AED 61K
AED 170K
AED 350K
MEDIAN: AED 174,403
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 364K
Salary AED 60,820 - AED 350,798
Bonus AED 28,872
Profit Sharing AED 5,000
Total Pay (?
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AED 60,820 - AED 364,002
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 21 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 61

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$154K

Oracle Corp.
12 profiles
$107,618

$108,857

Wipro
10 profiles
$113,576

$108,522

$78,073

$98,264

Visa, Inc.
7 profiles
$115,761

$88,948

$97,374

$89,055

Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
48%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲13%

National Average
AED 175,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲4%

▲2%

National Average
AED 175,000

▼1%

SQL
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
48%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 18%