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Database Administrator Salary in SF Bay Area

Database Administrator Job Description

Database Administrators (DBAs) are IT professionals who specialize in working with databases. They use software in organizing large amounts of data, arranging them into meaningful patterns for easier access. Depending on their position, DBAs may also be involved in the design, planning and development of a database. Other duties include data migration, troubleshooting, creating backups and setting user access.

DBAs sometimes work in teams alongside other IT professionals, including security engineers, network specialists and data analysts. They may be required to make updates and modifications to existing database structures as well as merging older database into new options. Because DBAs play such an integral role in most companies, they often work outside regular hours, including working over the weekend.

Living and Working in San Francisco

One of the richest cities in the world, San Francisco combines its close proximity to Silicon Valley with a thriving economy, making it an irresistible pick for many aspiring DBAs. The city hosts many businesses such as Pinterest, Dropbox, Airbnb and the Wikimedia Foundation. San Francisco is also considered one of the major financial centers in the world, with many major players such as the NFX Guild, Charles Schwab and ThinkEquity.

San Francisco offers different options in each of its many neighborhoods. With its theatres and music hubs, Civic Center is where you'll find professional ballet and opera, while the Mission District is a nice spot for hunting for antiques. Nob Hill hosts many of the city‰Ûªs hotels while Pacific Heights offers a lot of scenic spots.

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Compare Database Administrator salaries by region

Database Administrators are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, New York, and Los Angeles. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular:

  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $139,327
  3. New York
  4. $128,478
  5. Boston
  6. $126,250
  7. Chicago
  8. $124,439
  9. Seattle
  10. $121,593
  11. San Diego
  12. $121,500
  13. Los Angeles
  14. $116,070
  15. Denver
  16. $106,250
  17. Austin
  18. $97,500
  19. Washington D.C.
  20. $92,000
  21. Toronto
  22. C$71,666
  23. London
  24. £52,656
  25. France
  26. €49,250
  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $139,327
  3. New York
  4. $128,478
  5. Boston
  6. $126,250
  7. Chicago
  8. $124,439
  9. Seattle
  10. $121,593
  11. San Diego
  12. $121,500
  13. Los Angeles
  14. $116,070
  15. Denver
  16. $106,250
  17. Austin
  18. $97,500
  19. Washington D.C.
  20. $92,000
  21. Toronto
  22. C$71,666
  23. London
  24. £52,656
  25. France
  26. €49,250
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Where Database Administrators are highest in demand

    Database Administrators are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, New York, and Los Angeles. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular: