A Mid-Career Software Architect earns an average salary of C$96,743 per year.

C$68,770 - C$116,587
C$69K
C$96K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$96,072
10%
50%
90%
C$41.00 - C$73.70
C$60
MEDIAN: C$60.00
50%
C$0C$128K
Salary C$68,770 - C$116,587
Bonus C$1,949 - C$15,067
Profit Sharing C$3,034
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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C$70,024 - C$128,175
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 128
Hourly Data C$0C$73
Hourly Rate C$60.00
Overtime C$55.03
Annual Data C$0C$128K
Bonus C$1,949 - C$15,067
Profit Sharing C$3,034
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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C$70,024 - C$128,175
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

Job Description for Software Architect

Software architects create customized software solutions such as web services, user interfaces, coding programs, and databases, and they are employed primarily by large corporations and agencies which create software for other companies. These architects must always strive to create efficient and satisfactory software solutions for end-users, and they are often responsible for creating standard coding practices and programs for other software designers within their companies.

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Software Architect Tasks

  • Design new operating system components.
  • Conceive, experiment with, and present architectural approaches for operating system components.
  • Design new software applications.
  • Conceive, experiment with, and present architectural approaches for software applications, including web, client, server, and others.
  • Ensure architectural integrity and consistency across the entire product.

Software Architect Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$98,267

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

Key Stats for Software Architect

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
5-9 years
59%
10-19 years
41%

Skills That Affect Software Architect Salaries


Microsoft SQL Server
▲3%

.NET
▲3%

ASP.NET
▲1%

SQL
▼0%

National Average
C$98,000

HTML
▼1%

Java
▼2%

C#
▼8%

Linux
▼9%

C# Programming Language
▼10%

Java/J2EE
▼18%

ASP.NET Framework
▼24%

C++
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 19%