The average pay for a Chief Software Architect is $154,294 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Java/J2EE is associated with high pay for this job.

$105,258 - $218,051
$110K
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MEDIAN: $154,294
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Salary
$105,258 - $218,051  
   
Bonus
$4,865 - $48,081  
Profit Sharing
$5,068  
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$111,439 - $234,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 92

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
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1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
45%
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Experience Affects Chief Software Architect Salaries


National Average
$161,000


Mid-Career
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Skills That Affect Chief Software Architect Salaries

Java/J2EE
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Cloud Computing
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Java
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Software Development
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National Average
$161,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
45%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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