• Database Administrators
  • Information Technology
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 96,992
    $54,154 range bar $141,775
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Very Fast Growing
  • Database administrators use specialized software to store and organize data, such as financial information and customer shipping records. They make sure that data are available to users and are secure from unauthorized access.

What do they typically do

  • Merge old databases into new ones
  • Identify user needs to create and administer databases
  • Train users and answer questions
  • Maintain the database and update permissions
  • Ensure that organizational data is secure
  • Make and test modifications to the database structure when needed
  • Backup and restore data to prevent data loss
  • Make sure the database operates efficiently and without error

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +1.3%
Job Opening 271

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