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top 5 ( or n) salaries in each department

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how to get that with SQL query?
Jul 19 '05 #1
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Read the "Functions" chapter of the Oracle SQL Reference for "analytic

In Oracle 8i or higher you should write SQL like following:

select * from (
select DepName, Salary, row_number() over (partition by DepName order by
Salary desc) RK from SALARYTABLE
) where RK<=5

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how to get that with SQL query?

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