The average salary for a Solutions Architect at Amazon.com Inc is $141,676.
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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 Slalom Consulting, Ericsson Inc. and EMC Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Microsoft Corp where the average pay is $145,941. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Slalom Consulting and Ericsson Inc., earning around $126,166 and $120,624, respectively. Deloitte pays the lowest at around $90,000. Accenture and EMC Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $107,033 and $112,165, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Solutions Architect
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Skills in Cloud Computing, System Architecture, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Enterprise Solutions are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include IT Consulting.
Pay by Experience Level for Solutions Architect
An entry-level Solutions Architect with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $99,910 based on 10 salaries. An early career Solutions Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $119,965 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Solutions Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $138,417 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Solutions Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $150,171 based on 32 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $162,853.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Solutions Architect in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 12.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (3.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Herndon, Virginia (27.0% less) and Seattle, Washington (5.5% less).
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