HK$456,000
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The average pay for a Database Administrator (DBA) is C$29.87 per hour.

The average pay for a Database Administrator (DBA) is C$65,205 per year.

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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 Difference by Location

-21%

National Average: HK$456,000

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Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

5-9 years
83%
10-19 years
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 20%