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Database Administrators

in Massachusetts

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. Excludes "Information Security Analysts" (15-1122).

Occupation Projection for Database Administrators

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
151141  Database Administrators 2,819 3,103 284 10.07 % 62 123 28 213 Bachelor's degree 

Database Administrators Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    640  23 % 750  24 % 110  18 % $100,870
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    640  23 % 750  24 % 110  18 % $100,870
Educational Services    410  15 % 470  15 % 60  14 % $85,970
Educational Services    410  15 % 470  15 % 60  14 % $85,970
Information    280  10 % 290  9 % 10  6 % $95,540
Health Care and Social Assistance    250  9 % 280  9 % 30  9 % $78,950
Hospitals    200  7 % 220  7 % 20  8 % $82,380
Management of Companies and Enterprises    200  7 % 220  7 % 20  7 % $94,980
Management of Companies and Enterprises    200  7 % 220  7 % 20  7 % $94,980
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    180  6 % 190  6 % 10  10 % $88,350
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    170  6 % 180  6 % 10  9 % $76,100
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investm    120  4 % 130  4 % 10  3 % $98,700
Publishing Industries (except Internet)    110  4 % 110  4 % 0  -1 % $98,290
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