Average Database Administrator (DBA) with Database Administration Skills Salary

$73,097
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$47k
MEDIAN
$73k
90%
$110k

The average salary for a Database Administrator (DBA) is $73,097

Base Salary
$47k - $110k
Bonus
$519 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$513 - $13k
Commission
$0 - $16k
Total Pay
$41k - $112k
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What Do Database Administrator (DBA)s Do?

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.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
66.0%
Female
33.4%
Prefer to self-define
0.6%
This data is based on 1,075 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

84%

Dental

77%

Vision

69%

None

15%