A Senior Database Administrator (DBA) with SQL skills earns an average salary of AED 168,000 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AED 81,174 - AED 312,766
AED 81K
AED 170K
AED 310K
MEDIAN: AED 168,000
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Salary AED 81,174 - AED 312,766
Bonus AED 0.00 - AED 59,598
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AED 81,174 - AED 342,000
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 54

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) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 175,336

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Key Stats for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
52%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲5%

▼0%

National Average
AED 175,000

▼33%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
52%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 17%