Entry-Level Solutions Architect Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Solutions Architect is $83,066 per year.

$55,179 - $127,305
$55K
$85K
$130K
MEDIAN: $84,939
10%
50%
90%

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$19.63 - $83.84
$20
$36
$84
MEDIAN: $35.64
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$0$140K
Salary $55,179 - $127,305
Bonus $1,969 - $22,395
Profit Sharing $974 - $25,253
Commission $7,450 - $48,722
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$56,742 - $140,905
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 662
Hourly Data $0$97
Hourly Rate $19.63 - $83.84
Hourly Tips $0.78
Overtime $34.11 - $97.87
Annual Data $0$140K
Bonus $1,969 - $22,395
Commission $7,450 - $48,722
Profit Sharing $974 - $25,253
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$56,742 - $140,905
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

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Solutions Architect Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $91,713

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Solutions Architect Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Solutions Architect in Phoenix:
"Be prepared for anything."
Having a positive attitude and the ability to adapt - think on your feet is a must for this company.

Solutions Architect in Milwaukee:
"Certification and Hard Work."
Look for business problems and solve them, but stay away from price. Know you can help your customer fix any issue using technology, and don't be worry about the cost if you can solve a problem. There is an return on investment in every solution. Sell value, and drive your creativity. Don't let Engineers knock you ideas, they always think they know more than you, and don't understand your entrepreneurial soul. Your job is to increase income and revenue and productivity, and drive out expenses to ensure the security of the business. Know that your goal is to be a trusted advisor in your customers business.

Solutions Architect in Charleston:
"Long Hours."
Set work / home boundaries.

Solutions Architect in Seattle:
"Solution Architecture, everyone is doing it these days."
Beware those who know it all. You will be competing with managers, team leaders and everyone else who knows it better than you. People don't always respect the amount of learning and experience that is required to do this type of job.

Solutions Architect in Shelton:
"TRAIN, TRAIN, TRAIN."
Continue to excel by training the most that you can. It is imperative to be certified in as much as you can be in order to be able to assist with design and implementation of solutions across many platforms.

Solutions Architect in Los Angeles:
"Get your PMP Certification."
Get your PMP Certification.

Solutions Architect in Portland:
"Get a defined Role and Responsibilities."
Solutions Architect is a vague title if there is no defined job description. At some point you need to facilitate the conversation that defines your role and responsibility to the company. Being a more technical solutions architect a valuable skill is to be able to understand the different levels of business and the needs of information at each level. To be able to communicate concisely to higher level leadership is paramount to success. The stress level will be less for this position if their are defined responsibilities. The benefit of this position is to be able to connect the different levels of the business and have the flexibility to learn different lines of business and how they relate to other business lines.

Key Stats for Solutions Architect

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 108 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
23%
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Skills That Affect Solutions Architect Salaries

Java
▲6%

Software Architecture
▲2%

Salesforce
▲2%

National Average
$92,000

Technical Sales
▼2%




System Architecture
▼9%

Project Management
▼9%

Network Architecture / Design
▼9%

Virtualization
▼9%

SQL
▼11%

Enterprise Application Integration
▼13%

C#
▼20%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 108 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 9%
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