Average Solutions Architect with IT Consulting Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$118,182
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$0
Bonus
$20,400
Commission
$1,000
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The average salary for a Solutions Architect with IT Consulting skills in Chicago, Illinois is $118,182.
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MEDIAN $118,182
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Salary
$81k - $150k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Commission
$0 - $20k
Total Pay
$87k - $181k

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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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Solutions Architect. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Solutions Architect
Senior Solutions Architect
Enterprise Architect, IT
Information Technology (IT) Director
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Solutions Architect

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

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 $90,060 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Solutions Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,447 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Solutions Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $134,006 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $130,750.
Employees with Solutions Architect in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 15.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (6.5% more) and Dallas, Texas (1.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (15.3% less), New York, New York (10.1% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (9.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 45 survey responses.
Early Career
11.1%
Mid Career
22.2%
Experienced
48.9%
Late Career
17.8%