Database Administrator Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of database administrators in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare database administrator salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Database Administrators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,790
25th Percentile Wage
$66,430
50th Percentile Wage
$90,690
75th Percentile Wage
$116,800
90th Percentile Wage
$138,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for database administrators in the industry sector of manufacturing. 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 administrators is $138,270. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $90,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid database administrators is $50,790.

Median salary trend (2012 to 2018)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of database administrators in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2018.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth6-Year Growth
2018
$90,690
4.02% 16.76%
2017
$87,040
3.72% -
2016
$83,800
3.29% -
2015
$81,040
1.33% -
2014
$79,960
2.83% -
2013
$77,700
2.84% -
2012
$75,490
- -

Compare Database Administrator Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of database administrators in 35 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for database administrator occupations is the metalworking machinery manufacturing industry with an annual salary $105,070. The lowest paying industry is the coating, engraving, heat treating, and allied activities industry (annual salary $54,840). For detailed database administrator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
$105,070
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing
$98,660
Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
$98,400
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$91,600
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
$89,150
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
$87,820
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
$83,730
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
$81,030
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
$80,690
Hardware Manufacturing
$80,480
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$79,170
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
$78,680
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$78,300
Spring and Wire Product Manufacturing
$76,740
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$76,710
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
$76,540
Other Wood Product Manufacturing
$75,650
Wood Product Manufacturing
$75,610
Other Food Manufacturing
$75,020
Household and Institutional Furniture Manufacturing
$74,790
Household and Institutional Furniture and Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturing
$74,510
Machine Shops
$74,180
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
$72,940
Apparel Manufacturing
$70,260
Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing
$69,250
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
$68,750
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
$68,680
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
$67,680
Forging and Stamping
$67,050
Rubber Product Manufacturing
$66,320
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
$63,110
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$61,110
Turned Product and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$60,350
Animal Slaughtering and Processing
$55,880
Coating, Engraving, Heat Treating, and Allied Activities
$54,840

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2018 and published in April 2019 [1].




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