Database Administrator (DBA) in Melbourne, Victoria Salary (Australia)

A Database Administrator (DBA) in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$74,322 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. A skill in Oracle is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$49,215 - AU$128,858
AU$49K
AU$74K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$74,016
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50%
90%
AU$21.70 - AU$79.46
AU$22
AU$29
AU$79
MEDIAN: AU$29.06
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$128K
Salary AU$49,215 - AU$128,858
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,863
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).
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AU$48,250 - AU$128,858
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 58
Hourly Data AU$0AU$82
Hourly Rate AU$21.70 - AU$79.46
Overtime AU$82.42
Annual Data AU$0AU$128K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,863
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).
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AU$48,250 - AU$128,858
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

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

Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲22%

▲7%

National Average
AU$72,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲79%


National Average
AU$72,000

SQL
▼1%




Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 92%