A Principal Architect with Software Architecture skills earns an average salary of $140,717 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$99,974 - $178,571
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MEDIAN: $140,716
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$99,974 - $178,571  
   
Bonus
$6,229 - $37,708  
Profit Sharing
$1,340 - $15,289  
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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).
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$107,536 - $198,849  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 103

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Key Stats for Principal Architect

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
38%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Principal Architect Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
$152,000

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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