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An Enterprise Architect, IT earns an average salary of NZ$147,495 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

NZ$118,343 - NZ$175,731
MEDIAN: NZ$147,840
Salary NZ$118,343 - NZ$175,731
Bonus NZ$1,949 - NZ$29,696
Profit Sharing NZ$1,000
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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).
NZ$119,737 - NZ$198,000
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Job Description for Enterprise Architect, IT

Enterprise architects maintain information technology (IT) networks and services used by their organization. This work is typically mental, although some physical work may be required, such as driving a vehicle to destinations that require IT services. Tasks performed by enterprise architects include maintaining IT services and projects, keeping the business up to date with new technology, providing feedback to the company on IT networks and potential improvements, and working with other staff on a variety of projects. Enterprise architects interact with external customers, developmental teams within the business to work on projects, and senior IT management to help keep all IT assets run properly. A typical work day for enterprise architects consists of working full time during regular business hours.


Enterprise Architect, IT Tasks

  • Translate business needs to develop solutions from design to technological product.
  • Oversee developer teams to ensure that product is delivered on time and to specifications.
  • Determine technical needs such as hardware, software, scalability and security requirements.
  • Coordinate design and integration of overall architecture and parts of proposed systems with clients.

Enterprise Architect, IT Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$151,542

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Enterprise Architect, IT Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Enterprise Architect, IT?

Enterprise Architect, IT in Wellington:
"Challenging but Rewarding."
Pros: I make a difference. I do something I like. It challenges me every day. I have opportunities tobdevlop personally and professionally. I am recognised as an expert in my field. It pays well.
Cons: The value of my work is often unrecognised. It can be extremely frustrating. The workload is often extreme.

Key Stats for Enterprise Architect, IT

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Experience Affects Enterprise Architect, IT Salaries



National Average

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 30%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 65%