Average Software Architect Salary in Australia

AU$114,428
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AU$9,847
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The average salary for a Software Architect in Australia is AU$114,428.
10%
AU$82k
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AU$114k
90%
AU$152k
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AU$82k - AU$152k
Bonus
AU$2k - AU$25k
Total Pay
AU$83k - AU$164k

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Popular Skills for Software Architect

Skills in Software Architecture, C# Programming Language and .NET are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL and Java.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Architect

An early career Software Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$93,369 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Software Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$109,631 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Software Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$120,609 based on 86 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$132,854.
Employees with Software Architect in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 13.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (7.9% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (2.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (16.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 144 survey responses.
Early Career
4.9%
Mid Career
22.9%
Experienced
59.7%
Late Career
12.5%