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

$117,245
Avg. Salary
$11,500
Bonus
$750
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Solutions Architect with IT Consulting skills in Chicago, Illinois is $117,245.
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$78k
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$117k
90%
$141k
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Salary
$78k - $141k
Bonus
$5k - $23k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $750
Total Pay
$83k - $154k

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

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 6 salaries. An experienced Solutions Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $130,326 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $121,875.
Employees with Solutions Architect in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 24.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (16.1% more) and Seattle, Washington (6.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (22.7% less), Houston, Texas (14.7% less) and New York, New York (7.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 37 survey responses.
Early Career
16.2%
Experienced
59.5%
Late Career
24.3%