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Average Senior Solutions Architect Salary

$134,976
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$15,193
Bonus
$30,167
Commission
$8,909
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The average salary for a Senior Solutions Architect is $134,976.
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$100k
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$135k
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$170k
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$100k - $170k
Bonus
$5k - $33k
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$2k - $30k
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$8k - $45k
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$107k - $191k
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What Do Senior Solutions Architects Do?

Senior Solutions Architect Tasks
  • Act as the lead for the translation of business objectives and requirements into functional solutions.
  • Coach, mentor and develop junior team members.
  • Prepare and document testing requirements as well as all test data.
  • Lead brainstorming sessions and identify areas for process improvements.
  • Design and develop technical solutions based on existing technologies.

Job Satisfaction for Senior Solutions Architect

4 out of 5
(227)
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The top respondents for the job title Senior Solutions Architect are from the companies Amazon.com Inc, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and The Boeing Company. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $153,245. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and Dell, Inc., earning around $151,211 and $147,458, respectively. EMC Corporation pays the lowest at around $110,214. Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) and Pegasystems Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $122,927 and $135,351, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Solutions Architects?

Skills in Enterprise Solutions, Cloud Computing, Software Architecture, System Architecture and Enterprise Application Integration are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Solutions Architects?

An early career Senior Solutions Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $111,810 based on 68 salaries. A mid-career Senior Solutions Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $125,860 based on 199 salaries. An experienced Senior Solutions Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $137,512 based on 710 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $139,996.
Employees with Senior Solutions Architect in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 9.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (6.9% more) and Seattle, Washington (4.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (5.1% less), Boston, Massachusetts (3.6% less) and Chicago, Illinois (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,390 survey responses.
Early Career
4.9%
Mid Career
14.3%
Experienced
51.1%
Late Career
29.7%