Database Administrator (DBA) Salary

How much does a Database Administrator (DBA) make in the United States?
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$98,098 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$47 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$4,159 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average database administrator (dba) salary in United States is $98,098 or an equivalent hourly rate of $47. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $4,159. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$68,860 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$121,752 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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