Database Administrator Salary Information in Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for database administrators in the state of Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of database administrators among Virginia cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Database Administrators in Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,180
25th Percentile Wage
$69,260
50th Percentile Wage
$94,900
75th Percentile Wage
$124,010
90th Percentile Wage
$151,690

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for database administrators in Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $151,690. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $94,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $51,180.

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
$94,900
0.07% 2.67%
2016
$94,830
3.13% -
2015
$91,860
0.49% -
2014
$91,410
-0.19% -
2013
$91,580
-0.86% -
2012
$92,370
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Database Administrators in Virginia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of database administrators in some Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of database administrators in state of Virginia ranges from $52,050 to $89,460. The highest paying area for database administrators in Virginia is Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol with a median annual salary of $89,460. The second highest paying city/area in Virginia State is Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $88,590). The lowest paying area is Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $52,050.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol
$89,460
Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$88,590
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford
$87,920
Richmond
$84,670
Lynchburg
$77,520
Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$72,700
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$71,230
Charlottesville
$69,950
Roanoke
$68,460
Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$67,280
Harrisonburg
$66,610
Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$52,050




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