The average salary for a Software Architect, Applications is $118,734 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$85,051 - $153,113
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$85K
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MEDIAN: $118,734
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$45.46 - $152.05
(Median)
$45
$81
$150
MEDIAN: $81.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$85,051 - $153,113  
   
Bonus
$2,065 - $21,155  
Profit Sharing
$824 - $20,273  
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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$87,406 - $171,763  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 392
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$45.46 - $152.05  
   
Overtime
$49.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$2,065 - $21,155  
   
Profit Sharing
$824 - $20,273  
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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$87,406 - $171,763  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Job Description for Software Architect, Applications

  • Conceive, experiment with, and present architectural approaches for software applications, including web, client, server, and others.
  • Design new software applications.
  • Ensure architectural integrity and consistency across the entire product.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $125,031

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Experience Affects Software Architect, Applications Salaries



National Average
$125,000



Skills That Affect Software Architect, Applications Salaries


Software Architecture
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Java
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Java/J2EE
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Oracle
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SQL
0%

C# Programming Language
0%

National Average
$125,000

.NET
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ASP.NET Framework
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C++
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JavaScript
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C#
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
63%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
medical benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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