A Senior Database Administrator (DBA) in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earns an average salary of Rs 834,951 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Oracle 10g, Oracle 11g, Oracle, UNIX, and Microsoft SQL Server. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

Rs 348,382 - Rs 1,491,823
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Salary Rs 348,382 - Rs 1,491,823
Bonus Rs 14,544 - Rs 156,239
Profit Sharing Rs 13,000
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Rs 364,464 - Rs 1,522,819
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 153

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)

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
58%
10-19 years
26%

Experience Affects Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲71%

National Average
Rs 845,000

▼1%

Entry-Level
▼34%

Skills That Affect Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Oracle 10g
▲54%

▲37%

▲28%

UNIX
▲24%


Oracle RAC
▲1%

National Average
Rs 845,000

Oracle DB 8i/9i/10g/ 11i
▼1%


SQL
▼5%

IBM DB2
▼5%

Linux
▼14%

MySQL
▼21%

Oracle eBusiness Suite
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
58%
10-19 years
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 20%