Database Administrator (DBA) with Oracle Skills Salary (Canada)

A Database Administrator (DBA) with Oracle skills earns an average salary of C$75,834 per year.

C$54,096 - C$90,727
C$54K
C$74K
C$91K
MEDIAN: C$74,332
10%
50%
90%
C$28.79 - C$54.03
C$49
MEDIAN: C$49.13
50%
C$0C$102K
Salary C$54,096 - C$90,727
Bonus C$986 - C$11,920
Profit Sharing C$10,000
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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C$55,482 - C$102,141
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 53
Hourly Data C$0C$54
Hourly Rate C$49.13
Overtime C$40.50
Annual Data C$0C$102K
Bonus C$986 - C$11,920
Profit Sharing C$10,000
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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C$55,482 - C$102,141
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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

Pay by Experience Level for Database Administrator (DBA)

Pay by Experience for a Database Administrator (DBA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Database Administrator (DBA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$57,000 based on 13 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Database Administrator (DBA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$82,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Database Administrator (DBA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$86,000 based on 12 salaries. A Database Administrator (DBA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$92,000 based on 33 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$76,681

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Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲20%

▲12%

▲8%

National Average
C$77,000

▼25%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 13%