How much does a MS SQL Database Administrator make? The average MS SQL Database Administrator salary is $85,617 as of November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $72,041 and $103,085. 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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Summit Technologies, Inc. - Fort Lee , VA
Summit Technologies, Inc. has a position available for a MS SQL DBA . In this role you will work in a team environment supporting front-end Web Developers and be responsible database design ...
ZipRecruiter - 14 days ago
CGI Group, Inc. - Arlington , VA
Your future duties and responsibilities • With significant expertise in Microsoft database ... MS SQL Server * SQL Server * Disaster Rec & ContingencyPlan * MS Azure SQL DB What you can expect ...
CGI - 45 days ago
Sebastian Tech Solutions - Arlington , VA
Sebastian Tech Solutions (STS) has an immediate opportunity for a Database Administrator to work in ... MS SQL/Postgre SQL * Patching servers, Installing and configuring software, hardware, and networks ...
ZipRecruiter - 31 days ago
Serigor Inc. - Chesterfield , VA
Database Administrator Location: Chesterfield, VA Duration: 12 Months Description ... Desire a detail-oriented person to document our SQL Jobs, Stored Procedures and find file path ...
ZipRecruiter - 56 days ago
Red Arch Solutions - Reston , VA
Red Arch Solutions is looking for a Database Administrator to support our client. The scope of this ... Performs Oracle, SQL Server, SYBASE, and other DBMS Database and Application server administration
ZipRecruiter - 58 days ago
Oracle Database Administrator (Secret Clearance Required) OM Group is looking for an experienced ... Experience with MS SQL Server 2012 or greater and SQL (preferred) · One of the following ...
ZipRecruiter - 43 days ago

MS SQL Database Administrator Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for MS SQL Database Administrator between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of November 25, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for MS SQL Database Administrator in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $107,022
Washington, DC $95,309
Miami, FL $83,349
Chicago, IL $90,830
Boston, MA $96,465
New York, NY $102,998
Dallas, TX $85,061
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What is the average salary for MS SQL Database Administrator in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of MS SQL Database Administrator in the United States. The base salary for MS SQL Database Administrator ranges from $72,041 to $103,085 with the average base salary of $85,617. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $75,515 to $111,715 with the average total cash compensation of $89,635.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $85,617 $72,041 - $103,085
Bonus $4,018 $3,474 - $8,630
Total Pay $89,635 $75,515 - $111,715
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What's the difference between Senior SQL Database Administrator and MS SQL Database Administrator?
According to our latest salary estimation on November 25, 2020. The average salary of MS SQL Database Administrator is $85,617, and the average salary of Senior SQL Database Administrator is $122,641. The average salary of Senior SQL Database Administrator is higher than MS SQL Database Administrator. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
I am a MS SQL Database Administrator, which location’s salary is higher, Springfield, MO or Fremont, NE?
Springfield, MO typically sees higher pay than Fremont, NE for MS SQL Database Administrator. a MS SQL Database Administrator Salary in Springfield, MO is $80,891 as of November 25, 2020; a MS SQL Database Administrator Salary in Fremont, NE is $79,740 as of November 25, 2020. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a MS SQL Database Administrator vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for MS SQL Database Administrator?
Salary ranges for a MS SQL Database Administrator can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
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Last Update: November 25, 2020