The average salary for a Principal Architect is Rs 2,358,100 per year. A skill in System Architecture is associated with high pay for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

Rs 1,227,323 - Rs 3,743,692
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MEDIAN: Rs 2,457,426
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Salary Rs 1,227,323 - Rs 3,743,692
Bonus Rs 144,828 - Rs 776,698
Profit Sharing Rs 350,000
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Rs 1,242,272 - Rs 4,035,431
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 153

Job Description for Principal Architect

Principal architects are the subject matter experts for information technology projects, helping guide these projects to completion. They must be able to handle multiple projects, be innovative, and be able to communicate effectively across multiple departments in different degrees of technical detail. When dealing with software, they code new projects, maintain existing ones, and ensure information technology policies are adhered to. They serve as a team leader and are the main point of contact for many major architectural issues. For subordinates, principal architects provide guidance, support, and discipline as needed.

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Principal Architect Tasks

  • Responsible for all architectural design aspects of large or complex projects.
  • Ensure project deliverables are met on time and on budget.
  • Delegate work and provide oversight of group work plans.
  • Manage an architectural team of junior and senior architects as well as administrative personnel.

Principal Architect Pay By Employer

$0$150K

AT&T Inc.
5 profiles
$125,000

Principal Architect Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 2,645,276

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

Principal Architect Reviews

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

Principal Architect in Pune:
"Principal architect."
Pros: Cool weather, nice people, cosmopolitan culture.
Cons: Horrible traffic, poor civic infrastructure.

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Key Stats for Principal Architect

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
1%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
86%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Principal Architect Salaries

Late-Career
▼0%

National Average
Rs 2,645,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Principal Architect Salaries

System Architecture
▲16%


National Average
Rs 2,645,000

Java/J2EE
▼15%

Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
1%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
86%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 18%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 16%