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Average Security Architect, IT Salary

$123,929
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$12,292
Bonus
$41,000
Commission
$5,106
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Security Architect, IT is $123,929.
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$85k
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$124k
90%
$165k
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$85k - $165k
Bonus
$4k - $30k
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$1k - $20k
Commission
$0 - $41k
Total Pay
$87k - $186k
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Job Satisfaction for Security Architect, IT

4.1 out of 5
(131)
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The top respondents for the job title Security Architect, IT are from the companies Cerner Corporation, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and American Airlines. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $146,568. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and General Motors Corporation, earning around $129,538 and $118,306, respectively. Cerner Corporation pays the lowest at around $87,801. Booz, Allen, and Hamilton and American Airlines also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $100,000 and $100,796, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Security Architect, ITS?

Skills in Cyber Security and Security Risk Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Security Testing and Auditing, Security Policies and Procedures and IT Security & Infrastructure.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Security Architect, ITS?

An entry-level Security Architect, IT with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $78,612 based on 6 salaries. An early career Security Architect, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $94,896 based on 106 salaries. A mid-career Security Architect, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $119,443 based on 189 salaries. An experienced Security Architect, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $128,835 based on 396 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $134,798.
Employees with Security Architect, IT in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 18.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (10.2% more) and Chicago, Illinois (4.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (10.2% less), Atlanta, Georgia (4.2% less) and Denver, Colorado (2.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 911 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.7%
Early Career
11.6%
Mid Career
20.7%
Experienced
43.5%
Late Career
23.5%