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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Database Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$115,234 / yrTotal Pay
$100,711 / yrBase Pay
$14,522 / yrAdditional Pay

$115,234

 / yr
$70K$230K
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The estimated total pay for a Database Engineer is $115,234 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $100,711 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 $14,522 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 Engineer?

Some related job titles are Database Analyst Salaries with median pay of $95,495, Database Developer Salaries with median pay of $101,653, Database Developer-SQL Salaries with median pay of $104,645, Data Engineer Salaries with median pay of $115,131.

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eClinicalWorks
3.9

eClinicalWorks

Database Engineer

$66,211

 /yr
Range: $57K - $99K

$57K

$99K

$57,161 - $99,012 Range

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S&P Global
4.1

S&P Global

Database Engineer

$89,976

 /yr
Range: $71K - $156K

$71K

$156K

$71,176 - $156,210 Range

eBay
4.1

eBay

Database Engineer

$146,598

 /yr
Range: $121K - $204K

$121K

$204K

$121,055 - $203,683 Range

Moody's Analytics
3.8

Moody's Analytics

Database Engineer

$62,590

 /yr
Range: $50K - $141K

$50K

$141K

$49,987 - $141,438 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Database Engineer

$85,800

 /yr
Range: $79K - $310K

$79K

$310K

$79,107 - $309,855 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

Database Engineer

$170,757

 /yr
Range: $161K - $295K

$161K

$295K

$160,842 - $295,418 Range

Box
4.6

Box

Database Engineer

$108,777

 /yr
Range: $109K - $192K

$109K

$192K

$108,777 - $192,369 Range

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Rocket Companies
3.5

Rocket Companies

Database Engineer

$106,223

 /yr
Range: $61K - $120K

$61K

$120K

$61,138 - $119,598 Range

CGI
3.8

CGI

Database Engineer

$132,839

 /yr
Range: $133K - $133K

$133K

$133K

$132,839 - $132,839 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Database Engineer

$161,885

 /yr
Range: $137K - $212K

$137K

$212K

$136,685 - $212,171 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Database Engineer

$148,930

 /yr
Range: $134K - $171K

$134K

$171K

$133,698 - $170,525 Range

Thomson Reuters
3.8

Thomson Reuters

Database Engineer

$89,421

 /yr
Range: $67K - $130K

$67K

$130K

$67,373 - $129,788 Range

Populus Group
3.6

Populus Group

Database Engineer - Hourly

$58

 /hr
Range: $53 - $90

$53

$90

$53 - $90 Range

PayPal
4.1

PayPal

Database Engineer

$152,804

 /yr
Range: $139K - $211K

$139K

$211K

$138,629 - $211,055 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Database Engineer

$115,500

 /yr
Range: $95K - $147K

$95K

$147K

$94,728 - $146,823 Range

Northrop Grumman
4.0

Northrop Grumman

Database Engineer

$94,784

 /yr
Range: $84K - $114K

$84K

$114K

$83,977 - $114,338 Range

Adobe
4.4

Adobe

Database Engineer

$140,171

 /yr
Range: $113K - $151K

$113K

$151K

$112,557 - $150,898 Range

Flowserve
3.7

Flowserve

Database Engineer

$100,078

 /yr
Range: $67K - $109K

$67K

$109K

$67,066 - $109,226 Range

Verinon Tech
3.6

Verinon Tech

Database Engineer

$91,280

 /yr
Range: $85K - $99K

$85K

$99K

$85,431 - $98,784 Range

WTW
3.9

WTW

Database Engineer

$79,203

 /yr
Range: $60K - $129K

$60K

$129K

$59,580 - $128,570 Range

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$80,000

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11 days ago by a Database Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$125,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

21 days ago by a Database Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$71,000

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45 days ago by a Database Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$87,000

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51 days ago by a Software and Database Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

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$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

52 days ago by a Database Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$89,421

/yrAvg Base Salary

52 days ago by a Database Engineer with less than one year of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

52 days ago by a Database Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$95,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$7,000/yr

54 days ago by a Database Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Database Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Database Engineer is $91,541 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Database Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1027 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Database Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Database Engineer in United States is $145,825 per year.

The lowest salary for a Database Engineer in United States is $57,465 per year.

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