The average salary for a Solutions Architect at Microsoft Corp is $145,941.
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Job Description for Solutions Architect
Solutions architects are in charge of creating, designing, and implementing arrangements within a business. They help to build new systems needed by the company and must be able to identify the business' current problems and future technological goals. They are also in charge of communicating with other departments to implement new plans and goals. Solutions architects can work in the fields of business development, business planning, mentoring, management, or quality assurance. In some cases, t…Read more
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 Amazon.com Inc, Slalom Consulting and Ericsson Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Cisco Systems Inc where the average pay is $142,431. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amazon.com Inc and Slalom Consulting, earning around $141,676 and $126,166, respectively. Deloitte pays the lowest at around $90,000. EMC Corporation and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $112,165 and $112,826, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Solutions Architect
Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Sales, Enterprise Solutions and Cloud Computing.
Pay by Experience Level for Solutions Architect
An early career Solutions Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $127,200 based on 4 salaries. An experienced Solutions Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $143,279 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $144,416.
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