Database Administrators administer, test, and implement computer databases, applying knowledge of database management systems. Coordinate changes to computer databases. May plan, coordinate, and implement security measures to safeguard computer databases.

Sample of reported job titles: Data Architect, Database Administration Manager, Database Administrator (DBA), Database Analyst, Database Coordinator, Database Developer, Database Programmer, Information Systems Manager, Management Information Systems Director (MIS Director), System Administrator

 

Local Characteristics

  • Median Wage of $29.16/hr
  • 50 Employed Locally
  • Projected Growth, 2016-2021: 14%
  • Retirement Risk: Insufficient Data
  • Gender Diversity: 38% of Local Employees are Female

NCRC/WorkKeys Targets*

Applied
Math
Workplace
Documents
Graphic Literacy
5 4 5

Training and Prep

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*In 2017 NCRC/WorkKeys test names were revised from the older titles of Applied Math, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.