Database Administrator Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for database administrators in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of database administrators among Wisconsin areas 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Database Administrators in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$109,480
75th Percentile Wage
$91,650
50th Percentile Wage
$72,820
25th Percentile Wage
$56,010
10th Percentile Wage
$44,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for database administrators in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $109,480. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $44,650.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$52.64
75th Percentile Wage
$44.06
50th Percentile Wage
$35.01
25th Percentile Wage
$26.93
10th Percentile Wage
$21.47

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for database administrators in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $52.64. The median hourly salary is $35.01. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.47.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $72,820 0.05%
2013 $72,780 0.61%
2012 $72,340 4.73%
2011 $69,070 1.72%
2010 $67,900 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for database administrators in state of Wisconsin from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 7.25%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 0.61%. We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 4.73% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 1.72% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Database Administrator Wage in Wisconsin vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Database Administrators in Wisconsin Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of database administrators in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of database administrators in state of Wisconsin ranges from $54,650 to $91,830. The highest paying area for database administrators in Wisconsin is Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington with a median annual salary of $91,830. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis (mean annual salary $80,230). The lowest paying area is South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $54,650.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$91,830
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$80,230
Duluth
$79,170
Eau Claire
$75,180
Oshkosh-Neenah
$74,960
Lake County-Kenosha County
$72,650
Madison
$70,330
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$69,320
Appleton
$68,760
Green Bay
$62,260
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$54,650

Database Administrator Salary by State

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