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Computer Database Administrator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$104,623 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Computer Database Administrator is $104,623 a year and $50 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Computer Database Administrator is between $73,333 and $129,850. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Computer Database Administrator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Administrates organization's database, using database management system to organize and store data.
  • Ascertains user requirements, creates computer databases, and tests and coordinates changes.
  • Interacts with development and end-user personnel to determine application data access requirements, transaction rates, volume analysis, and other pertinent data required to develop and maintain integrated databases.
  • Ensures performance of database.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Computer Database Administrator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Database Administrators

Job family population: 113,690

Estimated population of Computer Database Administrator jobs: 31,681

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Computer Database Administrator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Kafka Architect / DBA/ Certified Kafka engineer
May 23
Chicago, United States
Required BS in Computer Science andor equivalent work experience (8-10 years' DBA experience). Strong data analysis skills ability to independently write scriptscode to parse and analyze complex data.
SR Database Administrator, iSeries
Mar 13
Vernon Hills, IL, USA
The Senior Database Administrator deploys and maintains high performing database environments. This ... Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, or equivalent working knowledge/experience. Other Required ...
Database Developer/Admin
May 24
Des Plaines, IL, USA
The SQL Server Developer/Administrator will be responsible for the implementation, configuration ... in Computer Science or Information Technology a plus Company Description We are a FinTech company ...
Data Base Administrator
May 9
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Chapman Associates
Administer, test, and implement computer databases * Maintenance of our proprietary database including data entry and report processing. Infor CRM database, cloud based, SQL system. * Import and ...
Accounting/HR Position (Entry level)
May 8
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Asen Computer Associates
Accounting/HR Position (Entry level) LG Associates, Inc. dba ASEN - Schaumburg, IL Experience: 1 - 3 years in accounting, experience with QuickBooks would be a big plus Job Description Asen is a fast ...
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