Database and Systems Administrator and Network Architects Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of database and systems administrators and network architects in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare database and systems administrator and network architects salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Database and Systems Administrators and Network Architects

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,300
25th Percentile Wage
$73,100
50th Percentile Wage
$92,850
75th Percentile Wage
$115,970
90th Percentile Wage
$135,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for database and systems administrators and network architects in the industry sector of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) database and systems administrators and network architects is $135,290. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $92,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid database and systems administrators and network architects is $59,300.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of database and systems administrators and network architects in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$92,850
3.87% 12.41%
2016
$89,260
2.85% -
2015
$86,720
2.38% -
2014
$84,660
0.56% -
2013
$84,190
3.40% -
2012
$81,330
- -

Compare Database and Systems Administrator and Network Architects Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of database and systems administrators and network architects in eight industries in the utilities sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for database and systems administrator and network architects occupations is the natural gas distribution industry with an annual salary $102,060. The lowest paying industry is the solar electric power generation industry (annual salary $85,340). For detailed database and systems administrator and network architects salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Natural Gas Distribution
$102,060
Nuclear Electric Power Generation
$97,110
Hydroelectric Power Generation
$94,610
Utilities
$92,850
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation
$91,600
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$91,010
Water, Sewage and Other Systems
$89,660
Solar Electric Power Generation
$85,340

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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