Database and Systems Administrator and Network Architects Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

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

Average Annual Salary of Database and Systems Administrators and Network Architects

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,180
25th Percentile Wage
$57,710
50th Percentile Wage
$74,240
75th Percentile Wage
$91,240
90th Percentile Wage
$107,070

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for database and systems administrators and network architects in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. 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 $107,070. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $74,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid database and systems administrators and network architects is $46,180.

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 federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201674,2402.95%7.56%
201572,0500.82%-
201471,4601.74%-
201370,2202.26%-
201268,630--

Compare Database and Systems Administrator and Network Architects Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of database and systems administrators and network architects in eight industries in the federal, state, and local government 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 federal executive branch (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $93,420. The lowest paying industry is the local government, including schools and hospitals industry (annual salary $69,830). 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
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$93,420
Federal government, including USPS
$77,720
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$74,240
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$74,210
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$74,160
State government, including schools and hospitals
$71,830
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$70,660
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$69,830

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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