An Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) earns an average salary of R373,964 per year. A skill in Microsoft SQL Server is associated with high pay for this job.

R87,462 - R772,815
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Salary R87,462 - R772,815
Bonus R970 - R144,259
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R89,104 - R1,063,742
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

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Pay by Experience Level for Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)

Pay by Experience for an Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R186,000 based on 20 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Oracle 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 R471,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R500,000 based on 10 salaries. An Oracle 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 R680,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R439,464

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Advice

Q: What is it like working as an Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)?

Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) in Sandton:
"Time management."
Keep up to date with new technologies.

Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) in GAUTENG:
"Stressed, work flexibility."
Pros: Various environments/customers. Pressure.
Cons: Currently it is just the pay, otherwise I love my job.

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Key Stats for Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Late-Career
▲55%

▲14%

▲7%

National Average
R439,000

Entry-Level
▼58%

Skills That Affect Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

Microsoft SQL Server
▲5%

National Average
R439,000


Oracle 11g
▼38%

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 45%
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