Late-Career Architect (Computer Software, Hardware) Salary

Late-Career Computer Architects can expect to earn a very generous salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $142K) surpassing six figures annually. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Most Late-Career Computer Architects like their work and job satisfaction is high. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$102,220 - $191,842
$100K
$140K
$190K
MEDIAN: $142,318
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$102,220 - $191,842  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $39,149  
Profit Sharing
$8,300  
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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$100,330 - $207,792  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 57

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Key Stats for Architect (Computer Software, Hardware)

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
20 years or more
100%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Architect (Computer Software, Hardware) Salaries

C++
▲9%

C programming Language
▲8%

C
▲7%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲5%

National Average
$146,000

C++ Programming Language
▼1%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼1%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼1%

SQL
▼6%

Linux
▼8%

UNIX
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
no benefits
None: 2%