Average Salary for Acquia Employees

Based in Burlington, MA,software player Acquia offers many employment opportunities, including Software Engineer and Solutions Architect positions. A salary of $81K annually is the median rate at Acquia. The most important factor affecting pay for Acquia employees is how long you've been working, though your job title and where you live play a role as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Acquia
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Software Engineer (3)
$46,385 - $83,443  
[-]Software Engineer (3)
Salary$53,474 - $89,791  
Total Pay$46,385 - $83,443  
[+]Solutions Architect (2)
$85,216 - $182,662  
[+]Solutions Architect (2)
Salary$78,496 - $154,119  
Total Pay$85,216 - $182,662  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (2)
$74,334 - $135,066  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (2)
Salary$74,635 - $129,540  
Total Pay$74,334 - $135,066  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Burlington, MA 



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Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $52K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Acquia employees (44 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn $102K annually on average.


Solutions Architects rake in the most money, with average earnings of $122K per year; Senior Software Engineers come in second with median earnings amounting to $109K, and Software Engineers rank near the top as well (around $70K).


Residents of Boston, Mass. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $95K annually; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Burlington, Mass. (around $75K) and Portland, Ore. ($57K). Across its U.S. offices, the state of Massachusetts pays Acquia the most — $83K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Those with a Bachelor's Degree at Acquia come out on top, and their salaries approach $98K annually.


Employees who count Agile among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $163K per year. Drupal is regularly seen around here; approximately one-fourth of those surveyed report it as a core competency.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of survey participants report contributing to a 401(k). Most workers receive health insurance, and most survey participants get dental coverage. Some other perks are a casual working environment, free drinks, stock options, life insurance, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for Acquia


29 %
71 %
$44,500 - $91,500
$47,981 - $125,126
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
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