Entry-Level Software Architect Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Architect is $95,461 per year. A skill in Linux is associated with high pay for this job.

$60,531 - $139,383
$61K
$97K
$140K
MEDIAN: $96,769
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$14.54 - $103.51
$15
$43
$100
MEDIAN: $42.69
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$0$153K
Salary $60,531 - $139,383
Bonus $1,963 - $19,840
Profit Sharing $1,479 - $14,899
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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$61,562 - $153,395
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 152
Hourly Data $0$103
Hourly Rate $14.54 - $103.51
Overtime $31.00
Annual Data $0$153K
Bonus $1,963 - $19,840
Profit Sharing $1,479 - $14,899
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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$61,562 - $153,395
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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Software Architect Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Software Architect in New York:
Share knowledge, study, trust your colleagues, be curious, experiment and improve.

Software Architect in St. George:
"On the job training."
I learned the real skills of software architecture on the job. The BS-CIS proved I had the programming skills, and the MS proved I had the architecture skills, and showed me the road to becoming an IT executive.

Software Architect in Ann Arbor:
"Non-stop learning."
Software engineering requires non-stop learning - as in weekly or even daily.

Key Stats for Software Architect

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
37%
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Skills That Affect Software Architect Salaries

Linux
▲13%

.NET
▲8%

Java
▲6%

Oracle
▲1%

National Average
$98,000

Software Architecture
▼1%

Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
▼2%

HTML
▼2%

C#
▼3%

C# Programming Language
▼4%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼5%

ASP.NET
▼6%

SQL
▼6%

JavaScript
▼7%

C++
▼12%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 11%
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