The average pay for a Late-Career Systems Architect is $123,105 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are VMware ESX, Linux, SQL, and Storage Area Networking (SAN).

$89,508 - $172,378
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $123,104
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$89,508 - $172,378  
   
Bonus
$1,965 - $27,500  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $14,757  
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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$94,227 - $198,464  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 117
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$74.17  
   
Overtime
$63.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$1,965 - $27,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $14,757  
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).
)
$94,227 - $198,464  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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Skills That Affect Systems Architect Salaries

VMware ESX
up arrow 20%

Linux
up arrow 13%

SQL
up arrow 12%

Storage Area Networking (SAN)
up arrow 12%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 5%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 3%

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 1%

System Architecture
0%

System Integration
0%

Virtualization
0%

National Average
$130,000

.NET
up arrow 1%

Java
up arrow 3%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 4%

Cloud Computing
up arrow 10%

C#
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
medical benefits
Vision: 80%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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