Enterprise Architecture Director Salary

Compensation for Enterprise Architecture Directors in the United States is generous, with average pay surpassing six figures annually ($141K). Residence and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The vast majority of Enterprise Architecture Directors (88 percent) who took the survey are men. Most Enterprise Architecture Directors report high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all receive medical and dental insurance and a large number get vision insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$117,307 - $179,718
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MEDIAN: $141,233
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$117,307 - $179,718  
   
Bonus
$3,575 - $39,149  
Profit Sharing
$13,650  
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$121,376 - $210,828  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 69

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Job Description for Enterprise Architecture Director

Enterprise architecture directors are in charge of leading all enterprise architecture design and development efforts on behalf of their organization. They are responsible for creating initiatives that will become the foundation of their company's support system and also participate in architecture meetings to brainstorm features and necessities in their workplace.

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Enterprise Architecture Director Tasks

  • Lead and set standards for governance and technical infrastructure.
  • Advocate for data quality and provide end user training and root cause analysis.
  • Forecast plans and strategy for data and technology transitions, future goals, and needed skills.
  • Oversee documentation of roadmaps, models, communication protocols, and market trends.

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Popular Skills for Enterprise Architecture Director


Enterprise Architecture Directors report using a diverse set of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Enterprise Application Integration, Service Oriented Architecture, Software Architecture, and Enterprise Solutions are correlated to pay that is above average. The majority of those who know Software Architecture also know Enterprise Solutions.

Pay by Experience Level for Enterprise Architecture Director

Pay by Experience for an Enterprise Architecture Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Enterprise Architecture Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $140,000 based on 8 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Enterprise Architecture Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $143,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Enterprise Architecture Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $149,000 based on 39 salaries. An Enterprise Architecture Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $164,000 based on 35 salaries.

Enterprise Architecture Director Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Enterprise Architecture Director?

Enterprise Architecture Director in Albany:
"Guide The Company's IT Efforts To The Big Picture."
Pros: Focus on where we need to be for the long term -- guiding day to day execution with long term in mind.
Cons: Sometimes in order to see the change we make you need to stand far back -- we have success over the long haul.

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Key Stats for Enterprise Architecture Director

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
49%
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Experience Affects Enterprise Architecture Director Salaries

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National Average
$150,000

Mid-Career
▼5%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Enterprise Architecture Director Salaries

Enterprise Application Integration
▲10%

Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
▲2%

Enterprise Solutions
▼0%

Software Architecture
▼0%

National Average
$150,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
49%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
no benefits
None: 2%