Database Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$77,000
$55,000
$77,000
$108,000
Database Specialists in the United States make an average salary of $77,930 per year or $37.47 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $55,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $108,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Washington, New Jersey, California, Massachusetts, and Connecticut provide the highest Database Specialist salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Natick, MA
$94,112
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Map of Database Specialist Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Database Specialist Salary By Location

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

Average Database Specialist Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a Database Specialist, working for Barclays Capital or Ing Security Life Of Denver might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Thomson Reuters and Amazon report highly competitive salaries for Database Specialists.

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Average Database Specialist Pay By Industry

Database Specialist salaries can vary on many factors, including what industry a job is in. In fact, jobs with Professional, Non Profits, and Retail companies tend to be the highest paying. Furthermore, a Database Specialist can make a yearly salary of $87,564 while working for Professional companies. All the while, other Database Specialists are making $77,808 at Non Profits companies and $74,709 at Retail companies. One industry Database Specialists may want to avoid is the Health Care industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $71,291.
Industry
Average Salary
Professional
Professional
$87,564
$88k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$77,808
$78k
Retail
Retail
$74,709
$75k
Health Care
Health Care
$71,291
$71k

Database Specialist Salary History

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Database Specialist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Database Specialist 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 Database Specialist Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Service Employees International Union
Service Employees International Union
Senior Database Specialist
Senior Database Specialist
Senior Database Specialist
03/20/2020
03/20/2020
$74,546
$74,546
03/20/2020
University of Texas at San Antonio
University of Texas at San Antonio
Enterprise Database Specialist (DBA)
Enterprise Database Specialist (DBA)
Enterprise Database Specialist (DBA)
02/29/2020
02/29/2020
$54,268
$54,268
02/29/2020
Marketing Database Specialist
Marketing Database Specialist
02/29/2020
02/29/2020
$63,007
$63,007
02/29/2020
Maryland Government Jobs
Maryland Government Jobs
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
01/24/2020
01/24/2020
$53,214
$53,214
01/24/2020
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
01/23/2020
01/23/2020
$96,158
$96,158
01/23/2020
Service Employees International Union
Service Employees International Union
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
12/13/2019
12/13/2019
$76,546
$76,546
12/13/2019
Maryland Government Jobs
Maryland Government Jobs
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
12/10/2019
12/10/2019
$52,687
$52,687
12/10/2019
Walnut Valley Unified
Walnut Valley Unified
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
12/07/2019
12/07/2019
$66,852
$66,852
12/07/2019
Service Employees International Union
Service Employees International Union
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
11/15/2019
11/15/2019
$55,137
$55,137
11/15/2019
State of Alaska
State of Alaska
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
Database Specialist
11/09/2019
11/09/2019
$81,096
$81,096
11/09/2019