How much do Senior Database Engineers earn in the United States?
The average salary for a senior database engineer is $0
0 salaries reported. Updated 24 October 2021
DirectlyApply provides salary and compensation data for general informative purposes only.
Please see our Salary & Compensation Data Terms and Conditions of Use for further information.
How much does a Senior Database Engineer make?
In the United States, the average pay for a senior database engineer as of October 2021 is approximately $77,500 per year. Breaking it down, that works out to be approximately $39.74 per hour and $6,458 per month, assuming you work a 40 hour work week.
Comparing Senior Database Engineer Salaries
DirectlyApply has seen senior database engineer salaries ranging from a high of $102,375 per year to a low of $37,050 per year, although we would estimate that the majority of senior database engineers currently sit between $58,500 per year and $90,000 per year.
To be considered a top earning senior database engineer you would be expected to be making in excess of $102,375 per year, which would put you in the top 10%. If you are earning $58,500 per year or lower, you would be sitting in the bottom 25 percentile.
However interestingly, the average pay range for a senior database engineer can vary significantly (by as much as $43,875 per year) so therefore this role may allow for either increased hours or overtime, as well as opportunities for promotion and pay rises. It is therefore highly possible that you can increase your salary as you gain more experience in the role.
How does Senior Database Engineer pay compare across the United States?
under -7% less than national average
-4% to -7% less than national average
-1% to -4% less than national average
within 1% of national average
4% to 1% above national average
7% to 4% above national average
over 7% above national average
Jobs For You
Find another salary
Access real salary data, extracted from the millions of jobs posted every day.
Top Employers of Senior Database Engineers in the United States
6,503 senior database engineer vacancies
5,898 senior database engineer vacancies
2,666 senior database engineer vacancies
Kforce Technology Staffing
1,024 senior database engineer vacancies
966 senior database engineer vacancies
959 senior database engineer vacancies
Jobs For You
We need more people like this
My webcam interview fail. “I’m not the aurora”.
Had an uncomfortable interview this week with a rude interviewer. Feel free to share your frustrations here too
One of the worst things about COVID-19 for those who have been lucky enough to secure work is that it is perhaps harder than ever in recent history to leave bad jobs and abusive work environments.
I gave up in the middle of the online group interview.