Technical Architect Salary

The average salary for a Technical Architect is $102,740 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Cloud Computing and Service Oriented Architecture (SOA). Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
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$70,632 - $143,720
(Median)
$71K
$100K
$140K
MEDIAN: $102,740
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$43.08 - $115.16
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$43
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MEDIAN: $78.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$70,632 - $143,720  
   
Bonus
$965 - $23,818  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $25,168  
Commission
$20,496  
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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$73,600 - $164,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,016
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$43.08 - $115.16  
   
Overtime
$30.41 - $150.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$965 - $23,818  
   
Commission
$20,496  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $25,168  
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).
)
$73,600 - $164,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 58
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Job Description for Technical Architect

A technical architect acts as a liaison between the upper management of a company and the designers and developers who work on the company’s information technology (IT) needs. The technical architect must anticipate and identify these IT needs and design a solution, and they must make sure the solution works as efficiently as possible for all parties involved. It also is possible for technical architects to specialize in a specific part of an IT framework, such as security. However, most technical architects are responsible for improving end-user experience or ensuring a company’s internal digital framework works smoothly.

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Technical Architect Tasks

  • Determine technical needs such as hardware, software, scalability and security requirements.
  • Coordinate design and integration of overall architecture and parts of proposed systems with clients.
  • Translate business needs to develop solutions from design to technological product.
  • Oversee developer teams to ensure that product is delivered on time and to specifications.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $109,125

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Experience Affects Technical Architect Salaries



National Average
$109,000



Skills That Affect Technical Architect Salaries




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Java
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Java/J2EE
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C#
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$109,000

Project Management
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Data Warehouse
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SQL
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Microsoft Sharepoint Server
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 142 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
56%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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