A Software Architect earns an average salary of Rs 1,834,395 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job. A skill in C++ Programming Language is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 1,032,355 - Rs 3,072,388
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MEDIAN: Rs 1,834,395
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Salary
Rs 1,032,355 - Rs 3,072,388  
   
Bonus
Rs 41,217 - Rs 513,200  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 608,205  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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Rs 1,089,075 - Rs 3,385,120  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 573

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Architect

Pay by Experience for a Software Architect has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Architect with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $1,226,000 based on 38 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Architect with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $1,532,000 based on 203 salaries. An experienced Software Architect which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $2,082,000 based on 439 salaries. A Software Architect with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $2,700,000 based on 17 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

22%

12%

9%

6%

-5%

-17%

-22%

-37%

National Average: Rs 1,893,881

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Software Architect Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Software Architect?

Software Architect in Bangalore:
"Fall in love with Software."
To be successful you have to love what you are doing. Usually people in India try to switch to managerial side after 7-8 years but continuing as a Technical person and becoming the Architect of the system holds a greater satisfaction level.

Software Architect in Bangalore:
"What to expect and what not to expect."
Work Life Balance, Healthy work culture, Work satisfaction are much more important to contribute at work and prosper at personal level. Personal growth is the real growth ad maturity is self experienced by way of doing things than just doing things. Personal growth is achieved only by one's own understanding, learning, experiences and could not be forced in any other other manner.

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Key Stats for Software Architect

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
74%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Software Architect Salaries

▲43%

▲10%

National Average
Rs 1,894,000

▼19%

Entry-Level
▼35%

Skills That Affect Software Architect Salaries




Java/J2EE
▼0%

C# Programming Language
▼0%

National Average
Rs 1,894,000



▼3%

SQL
▼3%

C++
▼4%

▼5%

C
▼7%

▼7%

C#
▼21%

▼32%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
74%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 16%