Average Solutions Architect with Software Architecture Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$125,567
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$0
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Solutions Architect with Software Architecture skills in Chicago, Illinois is $125,567.
10%
$99k
10%
$126k
50%
$148k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $125,567
Is Solutions Architect your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$99k - $148k
Total Pay
$108k - $165k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

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%)

Solutions Architect Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Solutions Architect

Skills in Cloud Computing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Enterprise Application Integration, IT Consulting, System Architecture 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 $101,736 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Solutions Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $120,396 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Solutions Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $125,386 based on 30 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $139,937.
Employees with Solutions Architect in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 1.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (1.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (4.8% less), Seattle, Washington (4.2% less) and Dallas, Texas (2.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 56 survey responses.
Early Career
10.7%
Mid Career
12.5%
Experienced
53.6%
Late Career
23.2%