The average salary for an Entry-Level Database Administrator (DBA) is R148,374 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Oracle, Linux, Microsoft SQL Server, SQL, and HTML.

R70,826 - R322,969
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MEDIAN: R154,701
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Salary R70,826 - R322,969
Bonus R0.00 - R39,453
Profit Sharing R1,750
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R70,201 - R327,995
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 167

Database Administrator (DBA) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R155,371

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Key Stats for Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
17%

Skills That Affect Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Oracle
▲35%

Linux
▲27%


SQL
▲15%

HTML
▲6%

National Average
R155,000


Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼6%

Visual Basic (VB)
▼7%


Microsoft Access
▼19%

Microsoft Excel
▼43%

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 56%