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Database Administrators in Wisconsin

Considering a career as a Database Administrator in Wisconsin?

14.4% Jobs Projection
$84,380 Median Salary
160 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Database Administrators Work in Wisconsin?

1,760 people worked as Database Administrators in 2018 in this state.

There were 1,700 Database Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 60 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


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


Job Projections for Wisconsin

Jobs for Database Administrators in this state are growing at a rate of 14.4% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.5%.


Wisconsin Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 160 annual job openings, and a total of 2,300 jobs for Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin?

In 2018 wages for Database Administrators ranged from $51,180 to $124,360 with $84,380 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $24.61 to $59.79. The median hourly rate was $40.57.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $38.46 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $2.11.

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


Top Wisconsin 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
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 3,020 $97,680
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 1,890 $92,730
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 590 $96,600
Madison, WI 580 $81,820
Green Bay, WI 120 $84,620
Duluth, MN-WI 60 $85,630
La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN 50 $73,040
Oshkosh-Neenah, WI 50 $63,890
Sheboygan, WI 30 $78,120

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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