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Chief Software Architect Salary

The average pay for a Chief Software Architect is $153,959 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Cloud Computing is associated with high pay for this job.

$102,542 - $206,084
MEDIAN: $153,958

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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.
$102,542 - $206,084  
$5,106 - $59,598  
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).
$101,120 - $240,044  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 72

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Experience Affects Chief Software Architect Salaries

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Skills That Affect Chief Software Architect Salaries

Cloud Computing
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National Average

Software Architecture
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 8%