What is the salary of a Database Administrator?

The average salary of a Database Administrator in United States is $80,740. Salaries start from around $43,720 and go up to $120,990. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$120,990
Starting ($43.7k)
Junior ($58.5k)
Experienced ($78.5k)
Senior ($101.5k)
Highest ($121.0k)
Highest

The top 10% of Database Administrators in United States earn:

$120,990
Senior

The top 25% of Database Administrators in United States earn:

$101,450
Experienced

The middle 50% of Database Administrators in United States earn:

$78,520
Junior

The bottom 25% of Database Administrators in United States earn:

$58,490
Starting

The bottom 10% of Database Administrators in United States earn:

$43,720

Historical salary

Database Administrator salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 70,100 35
Alaska 74,000 30
Arizona 75,300 28
Arkansas 64,500 44
California 90,500 4
Colorado 92,000 2
Connecticut 85,100 10
Delaware 88,300 7
District of Columbia 87,200 8
Florida 77,400 23
Georgia 82,000 15
Hawaii 62,900 47
Idaho 66,200 42
Illinois 78,900 20
Indiana 68,600 37
Iowa 73,200 34
Kansas 79,100 19
Kentucky 67,700 39
Louisiana 67,800 38
Maine 63,700 45
Maryland 88,700 6
Massachusetts 82,600 14
Michigan 78,400 22
Minnesota 85,600 9
Mississippi 62,600 49
Missouri 76,200 25
Montana 53,500 51
Nebraska 73,400 33
Nevada 82,700 13
New Hampshire 80,300 18
New Jersey 97,400 1
New Mexico 69,100 36
New York 82,900 12
North Carolina 81,700 16
North Dakota 67,500 40
Ohio 76,000 26
Oklahoma 67,400 41
Oregon 80,800 17
Pennsylvania 74,200 29
Rhode Island 82,900 11
South Carolina 63,300 46
South Dakota 73,500 32
Tennessee 76,800 24
Texas 75,600 27
Utah 78,500 21
Vermont 64,600 43
Virginia 91,500 3
Washington 90,100 5
West Virginia 54,600 50
Wisconsin 73,700 31
Wyoming 62,700 48
Puerto Rico 48,500 52

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