SQL Database Administrator

SQL Database Administrator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$86,000
$63,000
Min 10%
$86,000
Median 50%
$118,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Nvidia
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does an sql database administrator make?
SQL Database Administrators in America make an average salary of $86,805 per year or $41.73 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $118,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $63,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for SQL Database Administrators are Professional companies and Internet companies. The top 5 states when it comes to SQL Database Administrator salaries are Washington, California, New Jersey, Colorado, and Virginia. The typical tenure for an SQL Database Administrator is 4.0 years.

Average SQL Database Administrator Salary By Company

If you are an SQL Database Administrator, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. SQL Database Administrators at Nvidia and Herbalife International of America report the highest salaries. Also, companies like Piper Jaffray and Kronos pay their SQL Database Administrators very well.

Average SQL Database Administrator Salary By Location

The national average salary for an SQL Database Administrator in the United States is $86,805 per year or $41.73 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest SQL Database Administrator salaries at $116,399 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for SQL Database Administrators is $76,000. Some of the states with the best SQL Database Administrator salaries are Washington, California, New Jersey, Colorado, Virginia, Connecticut, and Texas. Idaho, North Dakota, and Vermont have the lowest SQL Database Administrator salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$116,399
2
Bothell, WA
$107,151
3
Jersey City, NJ
$103,581
4
San Antonio, TX
$94,982
5
Broomfield, CO
$93,426

Average SQL Database Administrator Pay By Industry

Wages for SQL Database Administrators can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Finance companies, Technology companies, and Telecommunication companies pay higher-than-average wages for SQL Database Administrators. Finance companies pay their SQL Database Administrators the highest wages, averaging $90,695 per year. Technology companies and Telecommunication companies pay well too, at $87,230 and $86,339, respectively. At $83,771, the average salary for SQL Database Administrators in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$90,695
2
Technology
$87,230
3
Telecommunication
$86,339
4
Insurance
$86,100
5
Health Care
$85,460

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