How much does a Database Administrator II make in the United States? The average Database Administrator II salary in the United States is $92,390 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $80,337 and $104,797. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Database Administrator II manages and maintains the company database of medium to high complexity. Optimizes database configuration and access. Being a Database Administrator II resolves database performance and capacity issues. Performs database recovery and back-up. Additionally, Database Administrator II may involve in some development work. May require a bachelor's degree of computer discipline or its equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. The Database Administrator II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Database Administrator II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 View full job description

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