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
$54,870
25th Percentile Wage
$71,660
50th Percentile Wage
$96,150
75th Percentile Wage
$124,160
90th Percentile Wage
$152,850

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 $152,850. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $96,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid database and systems administrators and network architects is $54,870.

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 information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$96,150
1.72% 12.18%
2016
$94,500
2.76% -
2015
$91,890
2.32% -
2014
$89,760
1.88% -
2013
$88,070
4.12% -
2012
$84,440
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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 other information services industry with an annual salary $100,160. The lowest paying industry is the newspaper publishers industry (annual salary $77,990). 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
Other Information Services
$100,160
Other Information Services
$100,160
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$98,610
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$97,390
Telecommunications
$97,240
Software Publishers
$96,180
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$95,900
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$95,900
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$94,600
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$93,780
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$91,280
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$90,900
Satellite Telecommunications
$90,750
Other Telecommunications
$89,750
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$89,310
Television Broadcasting
$88,350
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$87,690
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$87,220
Sound Recording Industries
$84,910
Radio Broadcasting
$84,330
Newspaper Publishers
$77,990

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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