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Database Administrators in Nebraska

Is Nebraska a good place for you to work as a Database Administrator?

14.4% Jobs Projection
$83,690 Median Salary
80 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Database Administrators Work in Nebraska?

860 people worked as Database Administrators in 2018 in this state.

There were 1,000 Database Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 140 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Database Administrators in NE Employment Trend

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

Database Administrators in NE vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Nebraska

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%.

Job Projections for Database Administrators: Nation vs. NE

Nebraska Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 80 annual Database Administrators job openings in Nebraska, and 1,190 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 Nebraska?

In 2018 wages for Database Administrators ranged from $44,830 to $123,510 with $83,690 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $21.55 to $59.38. The median hourly rate was $40.24.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $39.82 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.42.

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

Database Administrators Earnings: NE vs. National Average

Top Nebraska 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
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 640 $89,190
Lincoln, NE 170 $65,640

Top States for Database Administrators Employment

View the list below to see 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 NE Employment Total
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