How much does a MS SQL Database Administrator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a MS SQL Database Administrator in the United States is $48 as of October 29, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $41 and $56. Hourly rate 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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Easy Dynamics Corp - Columbia , VA
Easy Dynamics is looking for an experienced MS SQL Database Engineer. The candidate will work with business clients, software development teams, and subject matter experts to design and implement ...
LinkedIn - 22 days ago
This position is part of the IT Technology Operations division within the NCIS ITD organization and performs the following responsibilitiesfunctions Deploying MS SQL servers in highly available ... - 19 days ago LLC - Quantico , VA
This is a Senior Microsoft SQL Database Administrator position for supporting a Navy program located in Quantico, Virginia. Overview: We are seeking a Senior MS DBA to join our team of committed ...
ZipRecruiter - 48 days ago
ManTech - Portsmouth , VA
SQL database or relational database skills
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Chenega Corporation - Fort Belvoir , VA
... MS SQL, provide database administration support and maintain all database environments and ... A experience + Working with Oracle Enterprise Editions and MS SQL + Coordinating or managing ... - 29 days ago
Gridiron IT Solutions - Arlington , VA
Gridiron IT is seeking a Oracle Database Administrator to support a federal program in Arlington ... Oracle DB, MS SQL Server, Oracle RAC, Oracle Exadata, SQL, PLSQL, Advanced Replication (OAR ... - 5 days ago
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