Senior Software Architect with Java/J2EE Skills Salary

Senior Software Architects with Java/J2EE skills can expect to earn a very comfortable salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $128K) surpassing six figures annually. Overall incomes of Senior Software Architects with Java/J2EE skills generally bottom out at around $95K and peak near $182K; the final number can, in exceptional cases, include upwards of $27K each for bonuses and profit sharing proceeds. Location and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction for Senior Software Architects with Java/J2EE skills is high. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$92,301 - $165,005
$92K
$130K
$170K
MEDIAN: $128,211
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$57.39 - $120.00
$90
MEDIAN: $90.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$92,301 - $165,005  
   
Bonus
$2,902 - $26,791  
Profit Sharing
$4,894 - $25,826  
Total Pay (?
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$94,919 - $182,348  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 142
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$90.00  
   
Overtime
$120.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$2,902 - $26,791  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,894 - $25,826  
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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$94,919 - $182,348  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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Key Stats for Senior Software Architect

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
75%
20 years or more
22%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Senior Software Architect Salaries

Late-Career
▲4%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
$138,000

Mid-Career
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
75%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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