Database Administrator salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$137,000
$15,500
Additional Cash Compensation
$152,500
Total Compensation
Median: 138000
Min: $80K
Max: $200K

How Much Does a Database Administrator Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Database Administrator in Chicago is $137,000. The average additional cash compensation for a Database Administrator in Chicago is $15,500. The average total compensation for a Database Administrator in Chicago is $152,500. Database Administrator salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Database Administrator employees in Chicago.

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Database Administrator jobs in Chicago

Database Administrator

Chicago
1 day ago
+18
Full Job DescriptionDatabase AdministratorAbout UsVirtuSense Technologies is advancing the transformation of proactive healthcare for all. We keep loved ones well by providing actionable insights for physicians, caregivers, and families through AI, data, and innovative sensors.We are a driven team that unites people of all ages and places with a common purpose. We work hard because we're passionate about improving the quality of people's lives.

Sr. Cloud Database Administrator

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+40
Act as the technical lead on mid to large size projects Directly interact with the technical architects and drive database infrastructure solutions. Be responsible for analyzing business requirements; determining appropriate technical approach and developing specifications for implementation. Designs, develops, and performs complex software installations and configuration changes.

IMS Database Administrator

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+38
The Database Administrator creates, maintains, designs, monitors and troubleshoots Ensono or client databases. They use specific relational database management systems, develop and implement database recovery mechanisms and procedures. And coordinate security measures to safeguard database integrity.REQUIRED TECHNICAL SKILLS:Bachelor's degree required and/or equivalent work experience. 10+ years of professional experience in IMS for

Postgres/MySQL/MongoDB Database Administrator

Chicago
4 days ago
+38
Vail Systems is seeking a Database Administrator familiar with managing opensource relational and document-oriented databases and code that interacts with them. As a Postgres/MySQL/MongoDB Database Administrator, you will be expected to resolve any inefficient queries that appear in the logs and initiate updates to the latest database version. You would also be responsible for performing data transfers between Postgres/MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, and MongoDB databases. This is a team-oriented role where you will collaborate with other highly technical engineering staff to accomplish project tasks.

Senior DB2 Logical Database Administrator

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+38
Provide premium DB2 application DBA support and services to Ensono mainframe clients as they relate to Mainframe DB2 systems.FUNCTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:The successful candidate will perform database creation, development, administration and tuning to support our customers' development, test and production databases. The individual will be responsible for day-to-day database maintenance such as creating backups, performing restores, monitoring

Senior Database Administrator (Engineering Enablement League)

Chicago
1 day ago
+57
SpotHero is looking for a Senior Database Administrator that can shepherd the maintenance of our various databases across our products. Largely, this will mean working with PostgreSQL, but it can also mean working with Kafka, Redshift and S3. Inherent to the role is the identification of underperforming data models and queries, then developing plans to improve upon them. Day-to-day tasks for the role will include analyzing our most trafficked

IDMS Systems Programmer and Database Administrator

Chicago
1 week ago
+38
Roles and Responsibilities:The successful candidate will perform mainframe database software upgrades coupled with administration and tuning to support our customers' CA IDMS environments. The individual will need to work with vendor personnel to achieve timely solutions of database problems. The individual will be responsible for day-to-day database maintenance such as database definition changes, backups and restores, monitoring space growth,

SQL Database Administrator

Chicago
3 days ago
+40
Helping careers take flight. Reshaping an industry. Enable you career to be Made on Duck Creek. WHAT WE ARE ABOUT: Our global team creates technology solutions that the insurance world has never seen - but really needs. With offices around the globe, our inclusive, innovative teams collaborate to continuously evolve our product offering that world class P&C Insurers build their core systems on – Billing, Claims, Policy, Insights, Reinsurance and

Database Administrator Salary ranges

The most common Database Administrator salary in Chicago is between $130k - $140k.

Average Database Administrator Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Database Administrator make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $139,667 on average.

Database Administrator Salary by gender

The average Database Administrator salary for women is $95,000 and the average Database Administrator salary for men is $133,250.

Database Administrator Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Database Administrator with 7+ years of experience is $156,800.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Data Analyst $58,197
Min: $25K
Max: $85K
Data Analyst $74,631
Min: $45K
Max: $150K
Business Analyst $76,730
Min: $39K
Max: $180K
Junior Business Analyst $77,337
Min: $65K
Max: $90K
Junior Data Scientist $90,200
Min: $70K
Max: $115K
Business Intelligence Analyst $90,459
Min: $61K
Max: $150K
Senior Data Analyst $91,768
Min: $68K
Max: $155K
Senior Business Analyst $96,655
Min: $70K
Max: $150K
Business Intelligence Developer $99,030
Min: $70K
Max: $130K
Data Scientist $109,664
Min: $68K
Max: $188K
Data Engineer $116,356
Min: $65K
Max: $182K
Analytics Manager $119,200
Min: $70K
Max: $225K
Business Intelligence Manager $127,227
Min: $100K
Max: $180K
Senior Data Engineer $134,320
Min: $80K
Max: $162K
Database Administrator $137,000
Min: $80K
Max: $200K
Senior Data Scientist $141,556
Min: $91K
Max: $215K
Data Architect $152,227
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Director of Analytics $164,627
Min: $105K
Max: $260K
Data Engineering Manager $168,406
Min: $110K
Max: $221K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $221,625
Min: $157K
Max: $325K

Skills that affect Database Administrator salaries in Chicago

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DevOps
1% have this skill
2
Data Warehousing
0% have this skill
3
NoSQL
0% have this skill
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SQL
0% have this skill
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Data Architecture
0% have this skill
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Big Data Analytics
0% have this skill

Recent Database Administrator salaries in Chicago

$80,000
Yearly Salary
A IT Support reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Database Administrator reported a yearly salary of $200,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Database Administrator reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$13,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$146,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Staff DBA reported a yearly salary of $146,000 with +$35,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000 with +$9,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$137,000
Yearly Salary
A Server Database Service Engineer reported a yearly salary of $137,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Database Administrator reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$138,000
Yearly Salary
A Database Administrator reported a yearly salary of $138,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$138,000
Yearly Salary
A Database Administrator reported a yearly salary of $138,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$142,000
Yearly Salary
A Database Administrator reported a yearly salary of $142,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
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