Avg. Base Salary (INR)
The average salary for a Principal Architect is ₹2,973,949
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Principal Architects?
A mid-career Principal Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹2,456,588 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Principal Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹2,912,648 based on 139 salaries. In their late …Read more
What Do Principal Architects Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.