Information Technology (IT) Architect in Houston, Texas Salary

Information Technology Architects in Houston can expect to earn a very comfortable salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $119K) surpassing six figures annually. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Information Technology Architects in Houston, Texas — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction. Slightly less than a third of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a fair number report medical coverage and the larger part claim dental coverage as well. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$83,762 - $166,381
$84K
$120K
$170K
MEDIAN: $119,776
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Salary $83,762 - $166,381
Bonus $0.00 - $39,453
Profit Sharing $14,500
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$86,650 - $205,922
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Information Technology (IT) Architect Job Listings

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Architect

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
46%
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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Architect Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

National Average
$127,000

▼4%

Mid-Career
▼12%

Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Architect Salaries

Storage Area Networking (SAN)
▲16%

IT Management
▲13%

System Architecture
▲8%

Virtualization
▲6%

Cloud Computing
▲5%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲1%

National Average
$127,000

Project Management
▼3%

VMware ESX
▼9%

Cisco Networking
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
46%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 41%
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