Database Administrator (DBA) in Vancouver, British Columbia Salary (Canada)

The average salary for a Database Administrator (DBA) in Vancouver, British Columbia is C$69,780 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Microsoft SQL Server is associated with high pay for this job. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

C$39,380 - C$98,818
C$39K
C$66K
C$99K
MEDIAN: C$66,303
10%
50%
90%
C$28.50 - C$49.55
C$35
MEDIAN: C$35.00
50%
C$0C$101K
Salary C$39,380 - C$98,818
Bonus C$5,120
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$39,065 - C$101,126
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 45
Hourly Data C$0C$49
Hourly Rate C$35.00
Annual Data C$0C$101K
Bonus C$5,120
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$39,065 - C$101,126
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲28%

▼0%

National Average
C$68,000

▼20%

Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries



National Average
C$68,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 12%