Entry-Level Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) in Chennai Salary (India)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 384,627 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Oracle, Linux, Database Management, and Oracle RAC.

Rs 196,268 - Rs 629,070
Rs 200K
Rs 370K
Rs 630K
MEDIAN: Rs 365,475
Rs 0Rs 651K
Salary Rs 196,268 - Rs 629,070
Bonus Rs 0.00 - Rs 68,182
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 98,633
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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).
Rs 197,962 - Rs 651,021
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 206

Job Description for Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)

Oracle database administrators are responsible for designing, maintaining and ensuring that the company's Oracle database runs smoothly; they are often responsible for other databases as well. These administrators work alongside other IT specialists, office staff and department heads, and they oversee database assistants. Oracle database administrators work with computers and computer systems daily, running multiple monitors and systems to check their accuracy and workability, as well as troubleshoot any errors found. Common tasks include writing code for a program, testing it to make sure it works, and implementing it into their company software. They may deal with issues in existing software and collaborate with other employees in the company to determine what changes, if any, need to be made.


Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Tasks

  • Install and configure Oracle and SQLServer in hosted and enterprise environments.
  • Design and enhance data models for an object-oriented application platform.
  • Manage backup and recovery routines.
  • Build and deploy databases for new customers.
  • Maintain and tune up existing customer databases.

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Key Stats for Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)


6 %
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries



Oracle RAC

Database Management

Shell Scripting

Oracle Applications 11i

Database Administration


Microsoft SQL Server

Oracle 11g

Oracle 10g

National Average
Rs 373,000


Oracle DB 8i/9i/10g/ 11i



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.


6 %
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 25%