How much does a Database Engineer IV make in the United States? The average Database Engineer IV salary in the United States is $127,242 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $114,729 and $144,733. 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. 

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Job Description for Database Engineer IV

Database Engineer IV develops or modifies procedures to solve complex database design problems, including performance, scalability, security and integration issues. Designs, codes, tests, debugs, and documents complex databases. Being a Database Engineer IV competent to work at the highest technical level of all phases of database engineering activities. Requires comprehensive knowledge of database technologies, along with solid coding and computer system skills. Additionally, Database Engineer IV typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Database Engineer IV is a specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. To be a Database Engineer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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TransUnion provides risk and information solutions. The company operates in three segments: U.S. Information Services (USIS), International, and Consumer Interactive. The USIS segment provides consumer reports, risk scores, and analytical and decisioning services for businesses. These businesses use its services to acq... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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