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Senior Software Architect Salary in San Francisco

A Senior Software Architect in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $136,539 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$98,697 - $173,388
(Median)
$99K
$140K
$170K
MEDIAN: $136,538
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$98,697 - $173,388  
   
Bonus
$990 - $33,499  
Total Pay (?
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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$108,757 - $204,230  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 81

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Experience Affects Senior Software Architect in San Francisco, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
$142,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Architect in San Francisco, California Salaries

Java
up arrow 5%

Java/J2EE
0%

JavaScript
0%

National Average
$142,000

C#
up arrow 5%

SQL
up arrow 6%

Software Architecture
up arrow 8%

.NET
up arrow 10%

e-Commerce
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
56%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 8%