$129,822
Avg. Salary
$79.68
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$12,709

Bonus

$7,149

Profit Sharing

$40,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Software Architect is $79.68 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Software Architect is $129,822 per year.

10%
$47.27
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$79.68
50%
$120.46
90%
90%
MEDIAN $79.68
10%
$96k
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$130k
50%
$166k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $129,822
$96,261 - $166,289
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MEDIAN: $129,822
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$47.27 - $120
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MEDIAN: $79.68
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$0$183K
Salary $96,261 - $166,289
Bonus $3,049 - $27,235
Profit Sharing $1,186 - $25,360
Commission $40,000
Total Pay (?
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).
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$98,263 - $183,496
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,630
Hourly Data $0$120
Hourly Rate $47.27 - $120
Overtime $18.50 - $110
Annual Data $0$183K
Bonus $3,049 - $27,235
Commission $40,000
Profit Sharing $1,186 - $25,360
Total Pay (?
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).
)
$98,263 - $183,496
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 84

Job Description for Senior Software Architect

The senior software architect is largely responsible for the development of new programs and software for technologically based organizations. This position includes working with a team of individuals to identify the goals of the software, develop a system for implementation, and overseeing the development process. This includes reviewing code that subordinates have written to ensure it is works correctly and researching the most up-to-date techniques in software design. In addition, the senior software architect spends a great deal of time communicating progress on software development to subordinates, clients, project managers, and business analysts; they must be able to discuss implementation in terms and conditions that the individual less familiar with software development can understand.

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Senior Software Architect Pay By Employer

$0$179K

InfoSys Limited
12 profiles
$133,259

$144,416

$114,985

$150,000

AT&T Inc.
4 profiles
$126,451

Cognizant
4 profiles
$118,182

Common Career Paths for Senior Software Architect


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Senior Software Architect Job Listings

Popular Skills for Senior Software Architect

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Architect

Pay by Experience for a Senior Software Architect has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Software Architect with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $119,000 based on 54 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Software Architect with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $128,000 based on 219 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Architect which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $138,000 based on 690 salaries. A Senior Software Architect with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $147,000 based on 273 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $138,386

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Key Stats for Senior Software Architect

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 238 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
55%
20 years or more
31%

Experience Affects Senior Software Architect Salaries

▲6%

▼0%

National Average
$138,000

▼8%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Architect Salaries

▲2%


Java/J2EE
▼0%

National Average
$138,000

C
▼1%

▼3%

C++
▼4%

▼4%


SQL
▼5%


▼5%

▼5%


C#
▼10%

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 238 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
55%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 9%