Average Mid-Career Solutions Architect Salary

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The average salary for a Mid-Career Solutions Architect is $110,987.
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$979 - $18k
$10k - $42k
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$78k - $170k

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Job Description for Solutions Architect

Solutions Architect Tasks
  • Act as the lead for the translation of business objectives and requirements into functional solutions.
  • Prepare and document testing requirements as well as all test data.
  • Lead brainstorming sessions and identify areas for process improvements.
  • Prioritize goals and objectives, and monitor the work of others.
  • Design and develop technical solutions based on existing technologies.

Popular Employer Salaries for Solutions Architect

The top respondents for the job title Solutions Architect are from the companies Slalom Consulting, Amazon.com Inc and Accenture. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $138,417. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Perficient, Inc., earning around $130,000. Cerner Corporation pays the lowest at around $72,589. Accenture also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $100,903.

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Popular Skills for Solutions Architect

Skills in Cloud Computing and Software Architecture are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include IT Consulting, System Architecture and Enterprise Solutions.

Pay by Experience Level for Solutions Architect

An entry-level Solutions Architect with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $75,982 based on 298 salaries. An early career Solutions Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,980 based on 1,061 salaries. An experienced Solutions Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $123,775 based on 2,576 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $132,577.
Employees with Solutions Architect in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 22.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (14.8% more) and Seattle, Washington (7.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (2.2% less).

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