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19.6% Jobs Projection
$88,610 Median Salary
210 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Database Administrators Work in Arizona?

In 2018, there were 1,930 Database Administrators working in the state.

There were 2,420 Database Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 490 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Database Administrators in AZ Employment Trend

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

Database Administrators in AZ vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Arizona

Jobs for Database Administrators in this state are growing at a rate of 19.6% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.5%.

Job Projections for Database Administrators: Nation vs. AZ

Arizona Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 210 annual Database Administrators job openings in Arizona, and 2,870 total jobs in the year 2026.

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

What do Database Administrators Make in Arizona?

In 2018 wages for Database Administrators ranged from $48,370 to $130,080 with $88,610 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $23.26 to $62.54. The median hourly rate was $42.6.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $41.46 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $1.14.

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

Database Administrators Earnings: AZ vs. National Average

Top Arizona 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
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 1,560 $92,490
Tucson, AZ 230 $73,300

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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Occupation AZ Employment Total
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 7,330
Computer Network Architects 2,550

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