How much does a Senior Database Engineer make?

Updated Sep 22, 2021

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$131,715 /yr
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431 salaries

$102K

Low

$132K

Average

$170K

High

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The national average salary for Senior Database Engineer is $131,715 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Database Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 431 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Database Engineer employees.

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Workday
4.2

Workday

Senior Database Engineer

$177,637

 /yr
Range: $178K - $178K
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$178K

$178K

$177,637 - $177,637 Range

Visa Inc.
4

Visa Inc.

Senior Database Engineer

$126,535

 /yr
Range: $105K - $146K

$105K

$146K

$104,890 - $146,321 Range

Thomson Reuters
3.9

Thomson Reuters

Senior Database Engineer

$106,574

 /yr
Range: $82K - $132K

$82K

$132K

$82,381 - $131,581 Range

Manhattan Associates
3.9

Manhattan Associates

Senior Database Engineer

$97,598

 /yr
Range: $98K - $98K

$98K

$98K

$97,598 - $97,598 Range

Salesforce
4.4

Salesforce

Senior Database Engineer

$138,773

 /yr
Range: $131K - $176K

$131K

$176K

$131,085 - $176,414 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Senior Database Engineer

$167,437

 /yr
Range: $146K - $201K

$146K

$201K

$145,613 - $201,324 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.2

Lockheed Martin

Senior Database Engineer

$100,153

 /yr
Range: $91K - $111K

$91K

$111K

$91,474 - $110,669 Range

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eClinicalWorks
3.7

eClinicalWorks

Senior Database Engineer

$87,464

 /yr
Range: $77K - $120K

$77K

$120K

$76,835 - $120,015 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

Senior Database Engineer

$129,446

 /yr
Range: $123K - $142K

$123K

$142K

$122,939 - $141,979 Range

AIR Worldwide
3.5

AIR Worldwide

Senior Database Engineer

$130,490

 /yr
Range: $120K - $138K

$120K

$138K

$119,541 - $137,621 Range

S&P Global
4.1

S&P Global

Senior Database Engineer

$130,400

 /yr
Range: $126K - $153K

$126K

$153K

$125,849 - $153,361 Range

Expedia Group
4

Expedia Group

Senior Database Engineer

$137,645

 /yr
Range: $122K - $167K

$122K

$167K

$121,708 - $166,888 Range

Savvis
3

Savvis

Senior Database Engineer

$133,907

 /yr
Range: $119K - $143K

$119K

$143K

$118,833 - $142,502 Range

Fiserv
3.4

Fiserv

Senior Database Engineer

$117,626

 /yr
Range: $105K - $137K

$105K

$137K

$104,727 - $136,910 Range

American Airlines
3.9

American Airlines

Senior Database Engineer

$112,549

 /yr
Range: $108K - $124K

$108K

$124K

$107,603 - $124,470 Range

Vericast
3.6

Vericast

Senior Database Engineer

$124,043

 /yr
Range: $119K - $125K

$119K

$125K

$119,386 - $124,540 Range

American Tower
3.7

American Tower

Senior Database Engineer

$119,697

 /yr
Range: $120K - $131K

$120K

$131K

$119,697 - $130,584 Range

eBay
4

eBay

Senior Database Engineer

$138,452

 /yr
Range: $111K - $151K

$111K

$151K

$110,543 - $150,992 Range

Foot Locker
3.7

Foot Locker

Senior Database Engineer

$117,157

 /yr
Range: $117K - $117K

$117K

$117K

$117,157 - $117,157 Range

Green Dot
3.4

Green Dot

Senior Database Engineer

$118,378

 /yr
Range: $111K - $141K

$111K

$141K

$111,108 - $141,017 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Database Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Database Engineer is $131,715 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Database Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 431 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Database Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Database Engineer in United States is $169,778 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Database Engineer in United States is $102,184 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Senior Database Engineer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Senior Database Engineer.

Recent Salary Reports

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$135,000
per year
A Sr. Database Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$110,000
per year
A Senior Database Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$59
hourly
A Senior Database Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $59 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$109,000
per year
A Senior Database Engineer in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $109,000 per year
Additional Pay
$13k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Sr. Database Engineer in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$192,000
per year
A Senior Database Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $192,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$105,000
per year
A Senior Database Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Senior Database Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$105,595
per year
A Senior Database Engineer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $105,595 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$133,264
per year
A Senior Database Engineer in the Bridgeport, CT Area area reported making $133,264 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bridgeport, CT Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
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