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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Database Administrator make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$97,917 / yrTotal Pay
$82,860 / yrBase Pay
$15,057 / yrAdditional Pay

$97,917

 / yr
$16K$765K
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The estimated total pay for a Database Administrator is $97,917 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $82,860 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $15,057 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Database Administrator?

Some related job titles are Database Analyst Salaries with median pay of $89,465, Database Manager Salaries with median pay of $77,725, DBA Salaries with median pay of $104,960, Senior Database Administrator Salaries with median pay of $141,639.

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Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Database Administrator

$96,355

 /yr
Range: $74K - $168K

$74K

$168K

$73,749 - $168,496 Range

Wipro
3.8

Wipro

Database Administrator

$87,016

 /yr
Range: $67K - $119K

$67K

$119K

$67,001 - $119,037 Range

Fujitsu
3.7

Fujitsu

Database Administrator

$105,723

 /yr
Range: $81K - $119K

$81K

$119K

$81,452 - $118,616 Range

cyberThink
4.0

cyberThink

Database Administrator

$83,328

 /yr
Range: $67K - $97K

$67K

$97K

$67,222 - $97,472 Range

Mahindra Satyam
3.7

Mahindra Satyam

Database Administrator

$76,463

 /yr
Range: $74K - $88K

$74K

$88K

$74,235 - $88,193 Range

CGI
3.8

CGI

Database Administrator

$106,703

 /yr
Range: $65K - $154K

$65K

$154K

$65,297 - $153,929 Range

Patni Computer Systems
4.1

Patni Computer Systems

Database Administrator

$89,719

 /yr
Range: $66K - $114K

$66K

$114K

$66,275 - $113,682 Range

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Oracle
3.9

Oracle

Database Administrator

$143,343

 /yr
Range: $69K - $166K

$69K

$166K

$69,222 - $165,622 Range

Compunnel
4.3

Compunnel

Database Administrator

$100,397

 /yr
Range: $78K - $132K

$78K

$132K

$78,426 - $131,655 Range

Sree Infotech
3.8

Sree Infotech

Database Administrator

$76,356

 /yr
Range: $59K - $134K

$59K

$134K

$58,735 - $134,338 Range

Systems Technology Group Inc.
3.9

Systems Technology Group Inc.

Database Administrator - Hourly

$51

 /hr
Range: $44 - $61

$44

$61

$44 - $61 Range

LTI
3.8

LTI

Database Administrator

$83,827

 /yr
Range: $59K - $129K

$59K

$129K

$59,359 - $128,842 Range

System Soft Technologies
4.5

System Soft Technologies

Database Administrator

$91,924

 /yr
Range: $55K - $182K

$55K

$182K

$55,001 - $181,520 Range

Sunmerge Systems
2.9

Sunmerge Systems

Database Administrator

$85,221

 /yr
Range: $49K - $121K

$49K

$121K

$49,490 - $121,000 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

Database Administrator

$97,194

 /yr
Range: $58K - $151K

$58K

$151K

$57,761 - $150,750 Range

HCL Technologies
3.7

HCL Technologies

Database Administrator

$91,538

 /yr
Range: $78K - $120K

$78K

$120K

$78,448 - $120,030 Range

Tech Mahindra
3.6

Tech Mahindra

Database Administrator

$87,156

 /yr
Range: $73K - $123K

$73K

$123K

$73,365 - $123,240 Range

AdoreSoft
2.6

AdoreSoft

Database Administrator

$82,498

 /yr
Range: $78K - $98K

$78K

$98K

$78,465 - $97,965 Range

Hitachi Consulting

Hitachi Consulting

Database Administrator

$83,777

 /yr
Range: $71K - $109K

$71K

$109K

$71,240 - $109,229 Range

International Systems Technologies
3.9

$77,584

 /yr
Range: $76K - $94K

$76K

$94K

$75,788 - $94,154 Range

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$42,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Database Administrator with 1 to 3 years of experience

$50

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$3,000/hr

8 days ago by a Database Administrator (DBA) with 7 to 9 years of experience

$95,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Database Administrator with 4 to 6 years of experience

$64,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$4,000/yr

8 days ago by a Fund Administrator with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Database Administrator (Database Administrator) with 1 to 3 years of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Database Administrator with 4 to 6 years of experience

$72,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Database Administrator with more than 15 years of experience

$131,355

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Consulting Database Administrator with 7 to 9 years of experience

$140,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$30,000/yr

9 days ago by a Database Administrator (DBA) with more than 15 years of experience

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