Average Mid-Career Technical Architect Salary

$101,564
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,252
Bonus
$15,000
Commission
$5,400
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Technical Architect is $101,564.
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$70k
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$145k
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MEDIAN $101,564
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Salary
$70k - $145k
Bonus
$1k - $20k
Profit Sharing
$50 - $50k
Commission
$0 - $15k
Total Pay
$71k - $161k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Technical Architect

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%)

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Popular Skills for Technical Architect

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

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. An early career Technical Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,323 based on 96 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.
Employees with Technical Architect in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 28.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (20.6% more) and New York, New York (11.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (3.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,243 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.9%
Early Career
7.7%
Experienced
73.6%
Late Career
17.8%