Database Administrator

Starting Salary

NC Triangle area

Median Annual Wage

NC Triangle area
% Bachelor's degree
% Master's degree

Job Outlook

NC Triangle area

Annual Job Openings

NC Triangle area
Since most companies need a working database, database administrators have several options with where they could work.

These computer specialists test, coordinate changes with, and debug database management systems software. Their responsibilities may also include overseeing system security, installing software, monitoring upgrades, writing documentation and manuals, and developing policies for database procedures.

The Software Development associate degree program at Durham Tech gives students the basic skills needed to qualify for a position in this field.