Average Database Architect Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Database Architect is $118,410

Base Salary
$78k - $158k
$1k - $16k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$78k - $174k
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What Do Database Architects Do?

Database Architect Tasks
  • Create data architecture strategies for each subject area of the enterprise data model.
  • Communicate plans, status and issues to higher management levels.
  • Create and maintain a corporate repository of all data architecture artifacts.
  • Collaborate with the business and other IT organizations to plan a data strategy.
  • Produce all project data architecture deliverables.
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FAQs About Database Architects

What is the highest pay for Database Architects?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Database Architect is $158k / year

What is the lowest pay for Database Architects?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Database Architect is $78k / year

How can Database Architects increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Database Architect is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Database Architect that oversees more junior Database Architects, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.