Average Technical Architect Salary in Seattle, Washington

$119,927
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The average salary for a Technical Architect in Seattle, Washington is $119,927.
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$69k
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$120k
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$155k
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MEDIAN $119,927
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Salary
$69k - $155k
Total Pay
$77k - $165k

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Job Description for Technical Architect

Technical Architect Tasks
  • Translate business needs to develop solutions from design to technological product.
  • Oversee developer teams to ensure that product is delivered on time and to specifications.
  • Determine technical needs such as hardware, software, scalability and security requirements.
  • Coordinate design and integration of overall architecture and parts of proposed systems with clients.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Technical 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.
Technical Architect
Solutions Architect
Information Technology (IT) Architect
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Technical Architect

Skills in Software Architecture and Cloud Computing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Service Oriented Architecture (SOA).

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Architect

A mid-career Technical Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $112,500 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Technical Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $122,998 based on 30 salaries.
Employees with Technical Architect in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 16.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (10.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (9.9% less), Austin, Texas (8.4% less) and Chicago, Illinois (7.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 35 survey responses.
Mid Career
14.3%
Experienced
85.7%