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Database Administrator Salary in the Industry of Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services

The salary statistics and trend of database administrators in the industry of accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare database administrator salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,980
25th Percentile Wage
$67,510
50th Percentile Wage
$87,570
75th Percentile Wage
$107,240
90th Percentile Wage
$132,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for database administrators in the industry of accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services. 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 $132,430. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $87,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent database administrators is $51,980.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of database administrators in the industry of Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$87,570
0.89% 11.92%
2016
$86,790
0.90% -
2015
$86,010
3.36% -
2014
$83,120
5.57% -
2013
$78,490
1.73% -
2012
$77,130
- -

Table 3. Compare Database Administrator Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of database administrators in 14 industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of database administrators in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Testing Laboratories
$101,840
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$95,570
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$92,840
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$90,630
Scientific Research and Development Services
$90,010
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$89,550
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$88,400
Engineering Services
$87,710
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$87,570
Legal Services
$86,990
Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities
$83,960
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$83,120
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services
$81,660
Specialized Design Services
$62,580

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