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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).

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
151141  Database Administrators 3,803 4,180 377 9.91 % 120 38 82 Bachelor's degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    1,340  35 % 1,540  37 % 200  15 % $92,290
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    1,340  35 % 1,540  37 % 200  15 % $92,290
Educational Services    550  14 % 590  14 % 40  7 % $81,250
Educational Services    550  14 % 590  14 % 40  7 % $81,250
Management of Companies and Enterprises    280  7 % 300  7 % 20  4 % $86,100
Management of Companies and Enterprises    280  7 % 300  7 % 20  4 % $86,100
Health Care and Social Assistance    240  6 % 270  6 % 30  14 % $77,850
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    230  6 % 250  6 % 20  10 % $77,390
Hospitals    190  5 % 210  5 % 20  13 % $80,120
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    160  4 % 180  4 % 20  10 % $93,730
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investm    150  4 % 150  4 % 0  5 % $94,720
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Org    110  3 % 120  3 % 10  9 % $72,920
Other Services (except Government)    110  3 % 120  3 % 10  9 % $72,920
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities    100  3 % 110  3 % 10  9 % $90,040
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