The average pay for a Software Architect in Toronto, Ontario is C$104,131 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Java is associated with high pay for this job.

C$79,315 - C$126,627
C$79K
C$100K
C$130K
MEDIAN: C$102,326
10%
50%
90%
C$61.67 - C$83.58
C$70
MEDIAN: C$70.19
50%
C$0C$137K
Salary C$79,315 - C$126,627
Bonus C$4,788 - C$15,539
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$34,521
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$81,035 - C$137,977
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 124
Hourly Data C$0C$83
Hourly Rate C$70.19
Overtime C$62.50
Annual Data C$0C$137K
Bonus C$4,788 - C$15,539
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$34,521
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$81,035 - C$137,977
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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 by Experience Level for Software Architect

Pay by Experience for a Software Architect has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Architect with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$83,000 based on 8 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Architect with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$116,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Software Architect which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$112,000 based on 49 salaries. A Software Architect with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$128,000 based on 15 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Architect

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Software Architect Salaries

▲19%

▲7%

▲3%

National Average
C$108,000

Entry-Level
▼23%

Skills That Affect Software Architect Salaries

▲22%


HTML
▲8%

JavaScript
▲8%

SQL
▲5%

▲5%

C++
▲4%

C# Programming Language
▲4%

C#
▲1%

.NET
▲1%

ASP.NET Framework
▲1%

Oracle
▼0%

National Average
C$108,000

ASP.NET
▼1%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼3%

C++ Programming Language
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 16%