A Software Architect earns an average salary of Rs 1,819,061 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 1,030,846 - Rs 3,051,064
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MEDIAN: Rs 1,819,060

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Rs 1,030,846 - Rs 3,051,064  
Rs 43,705 - Rs 500,461  
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Rs 0.00 - Rs 500,000  
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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).
Rs 1,077,356 - Rs 3,384,741  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 609

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Architect

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 1,872,008

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Software Architect Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

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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Experience Affects Software Architect Salaries

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Rs 1,872,000

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Skills That Affect Software Architect Salaries

Object Oriented Analysis Design (OO/AD)
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Software Architecture
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Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
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C# Programming Language
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.


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95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
medical benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 15%