Data Base Administrators
2014 Career Project
- Test programs or databases, correct errors, and make necessary modifications.
- Write and code logical and physical database descriptions and specify identifiers of database to management system or direct others in coding descriptions.
- Modify existing databases and database management system or direct programmers and analysts to make changes.
Certificate or associate's degree plus work experience at minimum; bachelor's degree preferred; master's degrees available
- Growth (2012 - 2022) faster than average (15% to 22%)
- Job opening (2012 - 2022) (4,300)
SalaryMedian Wages (2013) $37.75 hourly, 78,520 annual
State and National Trends
Employment: 2012 (118,700) 2022 (136,600)
Annual Job Opening: 4,300