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Database Administrators in Florida

Want to work in Florida as a Database Administrator? Read this first!

20.3% Jobs Projection
$85,470 Median Salary
670 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Database Administrators in Florida are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Database Administrators in Florida is growing faster than average.

  • Database Administrators in Florida earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Database Administrators Work in Florida?

There were approximately 6,980 workers employed as Database Administrators in this state in 2018.

There were 7,440 Database Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 460 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 1,300 Database Administrators working in it, which means Florida has more Database Administrators than average.


Job Projections for Florida

Jobs for Database Administrators in this state are growing at a rate of 20.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.5%.


Florida Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 670 annual job openings, and a total of 9,020 jobs for Florida Database Administrators in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 9,300 annual jobs and 133,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Database Administrators Make in Florida?

In 2018 wages for Database Administrators ranged from $45,770 to $128,740 with $85,470 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $22 to $61.89. The median hourly rate was $41.09.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $39.5 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $1.59.

The median salary in Florida is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Florida Metros for Database Administrators

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Database Administrators.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 1,970 $84,920
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 1,370 $91,030
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 1,290 $86,630
Jacksonville, FL 850 $93,020
Tallahassee, FL 220 $68,670
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL 180 $80,500
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL 150 $74,640
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL 120 $96,960
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 90 $86,020
Gainesville, FL 80 $67,960
Port St. Lucie, FL 60 $62,900
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL 60 $61,050
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL 60 $69,640
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL 40 $63,670
Ocala, FL 30 $64,070
Panama City, FL 30 $76,490

Top States for Database Administrators Employment

The table below shows the states where most Database Administrators work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 11,020 $93,200
California 10,970 $101,240
New York 7,100 $94,460
Florida 6,980 $85,470
Virginia 5,510 $96,090
Pennsylvania 5,390 $81,170
Georgia 4,280 $92,020
New Jersey 4,140 $110,150
Maryland 3,740 $80,310
Ohio 3,590 $89,980
Illinois 3,570 $96,170
Massachusetts 2,900 $97,880
North Carolina 2,870 $93,280
Michigan 2,820 $82,710
Missouri 2,770 $84,610
Colorado 2,710 $92,260
Minnesota 2,210 $90,100
Washington 2,080 $109,030
Arizona 1,930 $88,610
Alabama 1,880 $80,660

Below are the states where Database Administrators get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Jersey $110,150
Washington $109,030
California $101,240
Connecticut $100,180
Massachusetts $97,880
New Hampshire $96,400
Illinois $96,170
Virginia $96,090
Utah $95,600
New York $94,460

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