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What is the average salary for a Database Administrator?

The average salary of a Database Administrator is $38.8. Salaries start from $21.0 and go up to $58.2. Please note that the average salary for a Database Administrator may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $58.2
Starting ($21.02)
Junior ($28.12)
Experienced ($37.75)
Senior ($48.78)
Highest ($58.17)
Highest

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

$58.2
Senior

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

$48.8
Experienced

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

$37.8
Junior

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

$28.1
Starting

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

$21.0

Historical salary

Database Administrator salary by state

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State Salary Rank
New Jersey 46.8 1
Colorado 44.2 2
Virginia 44.0 3
California 43.5 4
Washington 43.3 5
Maryland 42.6 6
Delaware 42.5 7
District of Columbia 41.9 8
Minnesota 41.2 9
Connecticut 40.9 10
Rhode Island 39.9 11
New York 39.8 12
Nevada 39.8 13
Massachusetts 39.7 14
Georgia 39.4 15
North Carolina 39.3 16
United States 38.8 17
Oregon 38.8 18
New Hampshire 38.6 19
Kansas 38.0 20
Illinois 38.0 21
Utah 37.8 22
Michigan 37.7 23
Florida 37.2 24
Tennessee 36.9 25
Missouri 36.7 26
Ohio 36.5 27
Texas 36.4 28
Arizona 36.2 29
Pennsylvania 35.7 30
Alaska 35.6 31
Wisconsin 35.5 32
South Dakota 35.3 33
Nebraska 35.3 34
Iowa 35.2 35
Alabama 33.7 36
New Mexico 33.2 37
Indiana 33.0 38
Louisiana 32.6 39
Kentucky 32.6 40
North Dakota 32.5 41
Oklahoma 32.4 42
Idaho 31.8 43
Vermont 31.1 44
Arkansas 31.0 45
Maine 30.6 46
South Carolina 30.5 47
Hawaii 30.2 48
Wyoming 30.1 49
Mississippi 30.1 50
West Virginia 26.2 51
Montana 25.7 52
Puerto Rico 23.3 53

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