What is the SQL query to get the third highest salary of an employee from employee_table

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Can someone tell me how to write a SQL query to get the third highest salary of an employee from employee_table?
Sep 26, 2018 in Database by DataKing99
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try this

SELECT TOP 3 salary

FROM(

SELECT TOP 1 salary

FROM Employee_Table

ORDER BY salary DESC) AS emp

ORDER BY salary ASC;

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You can try out something like this:

SELECT TOP 1 salary

FROM(

SELECT TOP 3 salary

FROM employee_table

ORDER BY salary DESC) AS emp

ORDER BY salary ASC;
answered Sep 26, 2018 by Sahiti
• 6,320 points
This is correct

SELECT TOP 3 salary

FROM(

SELECT TOP 1 salary

FROM Employee_Table

ORDER BY salary DESC) AS emp

ORDER BY salary ASC;

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