Software Engineering / Development Director with Software Architecture Skills Salary

Earnings for Software Engineering Directors with Software Architecture skills come in at around $148K per year on average. Total cash compensation to Software Engineering Directors with Software Architecture skills bottoms out near $116K and approaches $194K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $31K from bonuses and almost $38K from profit sharing. Geography and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction for Software Engineering Directors with Software Architecture skills is high. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$112,323 - $175,943
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MEDIAN: $148,474
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Salary $112,323 - $175,943
Bonus $3,081 - $30,563
Profit Sharing $986 - $37,946
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$115,713 - $193,766
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 247

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineering / Development Director

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineering / Development Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineering / Development Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $125,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineering / Development Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $126,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Software Engineering / Development Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $156,000 based on 153 salaries. A Software Engineering / Development Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $162,000 based on 80 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Engineering / Development Director

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
34%
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Experience Affects Software Engineering / Development Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
$159,000

▼2%

Mid-Career
▼21%

Entry-Level
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 2%
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