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

The average salary for an Experienced Senior Database Administrator (DBA) in Vancouver, British Columbia is C$90,000 per year.

C$72,738 - C$121,217
C$73K
C$90K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$90,259
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$165K
Salary C$72,738 - C$121,217
Bonus C$5,000
Profit Sharing C$3,250
Total Pay (?
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C$73,046 - C$165,216
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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.

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Key Stats for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
10-19 years
78%
20 years or more
22%

Skills That Affect Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

SQL
▲19%

National Average
C$97,000

Oracle
▼9%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 21%