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IT Database Administrator Salary

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Salary Data for IT Database Administrator

$97,357 (USD)/yr

$47 (USD)/hr

$4,332 (USD)/yr

$96,068 (USD)/yr

$46 (USD)/hr

$4,332 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Administrates organization's database, using database management system to organize and store data. Ascertains user requirements, creates computer databases, and tests and coordinates changes. Interacts with development and end-user personnel to determine application data access requirements, transaction rates, volume analysis, and other pertinent data required to develop and maintain integrated databases. Ensures performance of database. Excludes paraprofessional positions.
The average it database administrator salary in United States is $97,357 or an equivalent hourly rate of $47. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $4,332. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$68,240 (USD)

$120,832 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$112,863 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for IT Database Administrator will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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