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

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

Average Annual Salary of Database and Systems Administrators and Network Architects

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,700
25th Percentile Wage
$70,310
50th Percentile Wage
$94,500
75th Percentile Wage
$121,630
90th Percentile Wage
$148,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for database and systems administrators and network architects in the industry sector of information. 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 $148,840. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $94,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid database and systems administrators and network architects is $53,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of database and systems administrators and network architects in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201694,5002.76%10.65%
201591,8902.32%-
201489,7601.88%-
201388,0704.12%-
201284,440--

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

The average salaries of database and systems administrators and network architects in 21 industries in the information 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 wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) industry with an annual salary $98,610. The lowest paying industry is the newspaper publishers industry (annual salary $71,690). 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
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$98,610
Other Information Services
$98,590
Other Information Services
$98,590
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$97,390
Telecommunications
$96,610
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$96,130
Software Publishers
$93,730
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$92,760
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$92,760
Satellite Telecommunications
$90,750
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$90,390
Other Telecommunications
$89,750
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$89,410
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$86,580
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$86,390
Sound Recording Industries
$84,910
Television Broadcasting
$83,270
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$82,500
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$82,360
Radio Broadcasting
$77,960
Newspaper Publishers
$71,690

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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