A Solutions Architect earns an average salary of R680,859 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

R355,977 - R970,310
R360K
R680K
R970K
MEDIAN: R680,859
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50%
90%
R450 - R650
R590
MEDIAN: R590
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Salary R355,977 - R970,310
Bonus R5,034 - R165,949
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R147,949
Commission R100,000
Total Pay (?
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R361,202 - R1,061,453
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 159
Hourly Data R0R649
Hourly Rate R590
Overtime R366
Annual Data R0R1M
Bonus R5,034 - R165,949
Commission R100,000
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R147,949
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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R361,202 - R1,061,453
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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Pay by Experience Level for Solutions Architect

Pay by Experience for a Solutions Architect has a positive trend. An entry-level Solutions Architect with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R556,000 based on 55 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Solutions Architect with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R734,000 based on 66 salaries. An experienced Solutions Architect which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R833,000 based on 69 salaries. A Solutions Architect with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R722,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R729,503

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Solutions Architect Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Solutions Architect?

Solutions Architect in Johannesburg:
"Great solutions challenges."
Pros: I have the opportunity to work with some of the best highest ranking companies in the world. We can advise and also provide consultation on best practises. The best feeling is to successfully deploy a Data Centre that was designed by myself and see a satisfied customer.
Cons: The stresses never end. It is exciting stress thou as it is one step closer to a confirmed solution. Sometimes it is time away from family and the sleepless nights.

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Key Stats for Solutions Architect

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Solutions Architect Salaries

▲14%

▲1%

National Average
R730,000

▼1%

▼24%

Skills That Affect Solutions Architect Salaries

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 44%