A Solutions Architect earns an average salary of R657,828 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

R356,607 - R960,195
R360K
R660K
R960K
MEDIAN: R660,918
10%
50%
90%
R450.00 - R650
R590
MEDIAN: R590
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Salary R356,607 - R960,195
Bonus R4,848 - R159,466
Profit Sharing R10,174
Commission R100,000
Total Pay (?
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R369,755 - R1,055,026
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 153
Hourly Data R0R649
Hourly Rate R590
Overtime R366.25
Annual Data R0R1M
Bonus R4,848 - R159,466
Commission R100,000
Profit Sharing R10,174
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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R369,755 - R1,055,026
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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Pay by Experience Level for Solutions Architect

Pay by Experience for a Solutions Architect has a positive trend. An entry-level Solutions Architect with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R595,000 based on 57 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Solutions Architect with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R719,000 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Solutions Architect which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R804,000 based on 52 salaries. A Solutions Architect with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R722,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R705,448

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Solutions Architect Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Solutions Architect?

Solutions Architect in Johannesburg:
"Great solutions challenges."
Pros: I have the opportunity to work with some of the best highest ranking companies in the world. We can advise and also provide consultation on best practises. The best feeling is to successfully deploy a Data Centre that was designed by myself and see a satisfied customer.
Cons: The stresses never end. It is exciting stress thou as it is one step closer to a confirmed solution. Sometimes it is time away from family and the sleepless nights.

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Key Stats for Solutions Architect

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Solutions Architect Salaries

▲14%

▲2%

▲2%

National Average
R705,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Solutions Architect Salaries



Software Development
▲2%

National Average
R705,000

Business Analysis
▼14%

Project Management
▼15%

SQL
▼18%

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 44%
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