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Average Application Architect Salary

$114,588
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$9,943
Bonus
$5,000
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The average salary for an Application Architect is $114,588.
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$86k
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$115k
90%
$145k
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What Do Application Architects Do?

Job Satisfaction for Application Architect

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What Are Popular Skills for Application Architects?

Skills in Software Architecture and Java/J2EE are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C# Programming Language, .NET and SQL.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Application Architects?

An early career Application Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $89,123 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Application Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,880 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Application Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,386 based on 170 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $125,981.
Employees with Application Architect in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 9.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (1.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (30.8% less), Houston, Texas (12.1% less) and Dallas, Texas (12.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 326 survey responses.
Early Career
8.0%
Mid Career
19.3%
Experienced
52.1%
Late Career
20.6%