Senior Database Administrator (DBA) in Perth, Western Australia Salary (Australia)

A Senior Database Administrator (DBA) in Perth, Western Australia earns an average salary of AU$98,741 per year. A skill in Oracle is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$82,500 - AU$122,449
AU$83K
AU$99K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$98,741
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$126K
Salary AU$82,500 - AU$122,449
Bonus AU$6,000
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AU$87,688 - AU$126,709
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

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

Key Stats for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲1%

▼0%

National Average
AU$103,000

Skills That Affect Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲13%

▲3%

SQL
▼0%

National Average
AU$103,000

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
53%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 90%