Average Early-Career Technical Architect Salary

$86,323
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,174
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Technical Architect is $86,323.
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$53k
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$86k
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$129k
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MEDIAN $86,323
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Salary
$53k - $129k
Bonus
$513 - $18k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $10k
Total Pay
$52k - $142k

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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
Senior Software Architect
Information Technology (IT) Architect
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Technical Architect Job Listings

Popular Skills for Technical Architect

Skills in Salesforce and Java/J2EE are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include JavaScript, Cloud Computing and Software Architecture.

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Architect

An entry-level Technical Architect with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $74,034 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Technical Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,564 based on 291 salaries. An experienced Technical Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $114,003 based on 915 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $121,047.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Technical Architect in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 21.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (27.6% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,438 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.8%
Mid Career
20.2%
Experienced
63.6%
Late Career
15.4%