How much does a Database Administrator I make in the United States? The average Database Administrator I salary in the United States is $66,357 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $58,635 and $76,912. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Database Administrator I administers and maintains the company database and data warehouses. Implements and monitors database access and configurations. Being a Database Administrator I resolves database performance and capacity issues. Performs database recovery and back-up. Additionally, Database Administrator I may involve in capacity planning, and some development work. May require a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. The Database Administrator I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Database Administrator I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Database Administrator I in the United States. The base salary for Database Administrator I ranges from $58,635 to $76,912 with the average base salary of $66,357. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $59,659 to $78,594 with the average total cash compensation of $67,797.