The average pay for an Experienced Senior Software Architect in Chicago, Illinois is $135,897 per year.

$90,064 - $154,756
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MEDIAN: $135,897
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$90,064 - $154,756  
   
Bonus
$2,576 - $23,270  
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$98,657 - $156,149  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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Skills That Affect Senior Software Architect Salaries

Java
up arrow 5%

Software Architecture
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 1%

C# Programming Language
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National Average
$142,000

Java/J2EE
up arrow 1%

JavaScript
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 11%

.NET
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Job Satisfaction

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 93%
medical benefits
Vision: 93%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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