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Data Architect Salary with Microsoft SQL Server skills

Average pay for a Data Architect with Microsoft SQL Server skills is considerable, rounding six figures at $99K per year. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Most Data Architects with Microsoft SQL Server skills report high levels of job satisfaction. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 82 percent of Data Architects with Microsoft SQL Server skills are male. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$63,476 - $128,383
MEDIAN: $98,855

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$63,476 - $128,383  
$0.00 - $17,000  
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$1,950 - $5,500  
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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).
$66,894 - $146,892  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 103

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Pay by Experience Level for Data Architect with Microsoft SQL Server skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

For many Data Architects with Microsoft SQL Server skills, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $82K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $99K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Between one and two decades on the job, average salaries pass the six-figure mark at around $105K. Veterans who have worked for more than two decades do tend to make the most in the end; the median pay for this group is $119K.

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Experience Affects Data Architect with Microsoft SQL Server skills Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

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


18 %
82 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 7%