Salaries for Seattle Solutions Architects are generous, with average pay above six figures ($124K) per year. Cash earnings for Solutions Architects in Seattle, Wash. — which occasionally include more than $28K from bonuses and more than $19K from profit sharing — stretch from around $89K to approximately $172K. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$71,028 - $149,519
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$71K
$120K
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MEDIAN: $124,106
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Salary
$71,028 - $149,519  
   
Bonus
$4,818 - $28,312  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $18,940  
Commission
$18,680  
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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$88,717 - $171,936  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 81
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Pay by Experience Level for Solutions Architect

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Seattle Solutions Architects. Whereas the median salary for inexperienced employees is approximately $96K, incomes in the five-to-10 year group are significantly higher, averaging to the comfortable six-figure sum of $132K. Solutions Architects in Seattle with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $142K. Solutions Architects in Seattle, Wash. who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $146K on average.

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Experience Affects Solutions Architect Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%


National Average
$134,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 28%

Skills That Affect Solutions Architect Salaries

.NET
up arrow 15%

Network Architecture / Design
up arrow 13%

Software Architecture
up arrow 10%

ASP.NET
up arrow 10%

IT Consulting
up arrow 6%

Virtualization
up arrow 6%

Enterprise Application Integration
up arrow 5%

C#
up arrow 5%

Cloud Computing
up arrow 1%

Technical Sales
up arrow 1%

System Architecture
0%

National Average
$134,000

Enterprise Solutions
up arrow 5%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 9%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 10%

Project Management
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 88%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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