Database Administrator (DBA) in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

A Database Administrator (DBA) in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $78,573 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Transact-SQL, SQL, and Oracle.

$48,936 - $127,521
$49K
$80K
$130K
MEDIAN: $79,996
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$0$132K
Salary $48,936 - $127,521
Bonus $1,500
Profit Sharing $4,000
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$49,316 - $132,573
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Database Administrator (DBA)

Pay by Experience for a Database Administrator (DBA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Database Administrator (DBA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Database Administrator (DBA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Database Administrator (DBA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 8 salaries. A Database Administrator (DBA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $110,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Late-Career
▲34%

Mid-Career
▲22%

Experienced
▲13%

National Average
$82,000

▼20%

Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Transact-SQL
▲39%

SQL
▲22%

Oracle
▲11%


National Average
$82,000

Microsoft SQL Server
▼4%

Data Analysis
▼28%

Microsoft Access
▼34%

Microsoft Office
▼48%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 11%
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