Average Solutions Architect Salary in San Jose, California

$140,037
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$15,418
Bonus
$30,000
Commission
$10,000
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The average salary for a Solutions Architect in San Jose, California is $140,037.
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Salary
$100k - $177k
Bonus
$5k - $35k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $24k
Commission
$0 - $30k
Total Pay
$106k - $198k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Solutions Architect

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

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 $121,453 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Solutions Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $136,944 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Solutions Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $147,760 based on 60 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $151,129.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (17.0% less), Chicago, Illinois (14.3% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (13.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 121 survey responses.
Early Career
11.6%
Mid Career
23.1%
Experienced
49.6%
Late Career
15.7%