Database Administrator (DBA) in Edmonton, Alberta Salary (Canada)

A Database Administrator (DBA) in Edmonton, Alberta earns an average salary of C$82,424 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$53,319 - C$90,992
C$53K
C$83K
C$91K
MEDIAN: C$82,646
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$98K
Salary C$53,319 - C$90,992
Bonus C$8,642
Profit Sharing C$2,025
Total Pay (?
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C$54,031 - C$98,492
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

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
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲13%

National Average
C$85,000

▼14%

▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 10%