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Database Administrator Salary Information in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of database administrators in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of database administrators in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Database Administrators in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,420
25th Percentile Wage
$71,500
50th Percentile Wage
$94,350
75th Percentile Wage
$116,820
90th Percentile Wage
$132,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for database administrators in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $132,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $94,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $51,420.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of database administrators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$94,350
2.78% 15.89%
2016
$91,730
8.30% -
2015
$84,120
4.42% -
2014
$80,400
3.94% -
2013
$77,230
-2.76% -
2012
$79,360
- -

Table 3. Compare Database Administrator Salary in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $94,350, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is the second highest paying city for database administrators in state of Texas, following the highest paying city Dallas-Plano-Irving (median annual salary of $95,500). Compared with Dallas-Plano-Irving, the median annual salary of database administrators in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is 1.2 percent (1.2%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$95,500
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$94,350
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$91,010
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$88,530
Fort Worth-Arlington
$87,810
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$86,400
Midland
$84,150
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$79,460
Abilene
$75,760
College Station-Bryan
$75,370
Tyler
$75,340
Waco
$73,700
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$73,200
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$69,720
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$69,660
El Paso
$69,290
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$68,480
Corpus Christi
$68,290
Laredo
$66,940
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$66,700
Amarillo
$65,170
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$62,430
Brownsville-Harlingen
$55,540
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$54,690
San Angelo
$52,310
Lubbock
$49,340
Wichita Falls
$38,910



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