Data Administrator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$75,000
$54,000
$75,000
$103,000
Did you know that the average data administrator makes $75,227 per year? That's valued at $36.17 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $54,000 and $103,000, meaning data administrators have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most data administrators find a job with technology and professional companies, while others work for finance, insurance, and technology companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. New Jersey, Washington and California are the top states in the U.S. to pay data administrators the highest salaries.
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Map of Data Administrator Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Data Administrators earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Data Administrator Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to New Jersey, Washington and California, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for data administrators. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Arkansas, Mississippi, and North Dakota.

Average Data Administrator Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a data administrator, working for LinkedIn or City National Bank might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Seagate Technology and UnitedHealth Group report highly competitive salaries for data administrators.

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Average Data Administrator Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, data administrator salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that finance, insurance, and technology companies tend to offer much higher salaries for data administrators. For example, data administrators make a whopping average salary of $85,506 while working for finance companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $78,479 at insurance companies and $77,369 at technology companies. But data administrators may want to avoid working in the professional industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $63,768.

Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$85,506
$86k
Insurance
Insurance
$78,479
$78k
Technology
Technology
$77,369
$77k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$77,361
$77k
Retail
Retail
$75,263
$75k
Health Care
Health Care
$74,604
$75k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$72,810
$73k
Professional
Professional
$63,768
$64k

Data Administrator Salary History

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Data Administrator Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a data administrator can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Data Administrator Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
MS Dynamics Data/Sys Admin
MS Dynamics Data/Sys Admin
07/10/2020
07/10/2020
$93,915
$93,915
07/10/2020
Middleware Business Analytics/Data Virtualization Administrator (Database Administrator)
Middleware Business Analytics/Data Virtualization Administrator (Database Administrator)
07/02/2020
07/02/2020
$91,800
$91,800
07/02/2020
Data Administrator III
Data Administrator III
06/24/2020
06/24/2020
$52,512
$52,512
06/24/2020
Master Data Administrator
Master Data Administrator
06/24/2020
06/24/2020
$33,809
$33,809
06/24/2020
Data Entry Administrator
Data Entry Administrator
06/18/2020
06/18/2020
$31,305
$31,305
06/18/2020
Data Entry Admin
Data Entry Admin
06/15/2020
06/15/2020
$28,000
$28,000
06/15/2020
Master Data Administrator
Master Data Administrator
05/15/2020
05/15/2020
$33,809
$33,809
05/15/2020
Data Entry Admin
Data Entry Admin
05/12/2020
05/12/2020
$27,131
$27,131
05/12/2020
Data Entry Admin
Data Entry Admin
05/11/2020
05/11/2020
$25,044
$25,044
05/11/2020
Senior Data Governance Administrator
Senior Data Governance Administrator
05/10/2020
05/10/2020
$84,080
$84,080
05/10/2020