Average Technical Architect Salary at Cognizant

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The average salary for a Technical Architect at Cognizant is $111,468.
MEDIAN $111,468
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$92k - $171k
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$92k - $171k

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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.
The top respondents for the job title Technical Architect are from the companies InfoSys Limited, Cisco Systems Inc and Hexaware Technologies Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Cisco Systems Inc where the average pay is $142,671. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Accenture and InfoSys Limited, earning around $129,121 and $113,830, respectively. Hexaware Technologies Inc. pays the lowest at around $76,500. Techmahindra Ltd and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $85,001 and $97,750, respectively.

Career Paths

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Technical Architect
Solutions Architect
Senior Software Architect
Information Technology (IT) Architect
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