Database Engineer II Salary in the United States

How much does a Database Engineer II make in the United States? The average Database Engineer II salary in the United States is $92,185 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $77,455 and $105,456. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Database Engineer II assists in the planning and engineering of an organization's databases. Assists with the implementation and design of the databases. Being a Database Engineer II monitors the performance, scalability and security. Evaluates existing database design to determine necessary updates and integration requirements of new design, and to ensure final solutions meet organizational needs. Additionally, Database Engineer II requires comprehensive knowledge of database technologies, along with solid coding and computer system skills. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Database Engineer II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Database Engineer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Database Engineer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Database Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Database Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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