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Senior Software Architect Salary with Java/J2EE skills

Generous salaries abound for Senior Software Architects with Java/J2EE skills , with average pay above six figures ($125K) per year. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $23K and $17K, respectively — total cash payment to Senior Software Architects with Java/J2EE skills can bottom out near $102K or peak near $185K depending on individual performance. Geography and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$98,528 - $159,954
(Median)
$99K
$130K
$160K
MEDIAN: $125,114
10%
50%
90%

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$50.70 - $137.02
(Median)
$51
$78
$140
MEDIAN: $77.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$98,528 - $159,954  
   
Bonus
$-0.48 - $22,610  
Profit Sharing
$2,061 - $16,968  
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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$101,889 - $184,882  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 237
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$50.70 - $137.02  
   
Overtime
$63.86 - $71.22  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$-0.48 - $22,610  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,061 - $16,968  
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).
)
$101,889 - $184,882  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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Experience Affects Senior Software Architect with Java/J2EE skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$137,000

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
64%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 74% employee benefits None: 8%
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