Average Salary for Acquia Employees

Acquia is a software firm headquartered in Burlington, MA that hires for Solutions Architect positions, Software Engineer roles, and more. It is not unusual for people who work at Acquia to earn generous salaries — average pay comes to $100K annually. At Acquia, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your role at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though how long you've been working factors into the equation as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Acquia Median Salary by Job


Principal Software Engineer
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Solutions Architect
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  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28
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About This Company

Burlington, MA 



Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $115K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Acquia employees (40 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $60K annually on average.


Earning around $120K per year on average, Solutions Architects receive the most money, followed by Software Engineers (about $120K) and Business Development Representatives ($40K).

Certifications and Degrees

At Acquia, employees who hold a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) receive the highest salaries at $120K.


In this position, it pays to have Cloud Computing in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $126K annually. Drupal is a popular skill among Acquia workers, with close to a fourth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Ruby, Linux, and PHP were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

31 percent have paid vacation, and only about 19 percent can take paid time off for illness. A large number of respondents allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. The vast majority of survey participants have health insurance, and benefits for nearly all respondents also include dental insurance. A few more workplace perks are a casual working environment, stock options, free drinks, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Acquia


22 %
78 %
$39,866 - $128,482

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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