Information Technology Architect Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$110,000
$86,000
$110,000
$140,000
Did you know that the average Information Technology Architect makes $110,327 per year? That's valued at $53.04 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $86,000 and $140,000, meaning Information Technology Architects have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most Information Technology Architects find a job with Technology and Professional companies, while others work for Insurance, Professional, and Health Care companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. Maryland, West Virginia and California are the top states in the U.S. to pay Information Technology Architects the highest salaries.
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Map of Information Technology Architect Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Information Technology Architects earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Information Technology Architect Salary By Location

While an Information Technology Architect can average a salary of $110,327 per year, or $53.04 per hour, there are many opportunities for Information Technology Architects to make more. For example, in San Francisco, CA you might make $131,088 per year. Other high-paying locations include Virginia Beach, VA, Middletown, NJ and Colorado Springs, CO. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to San Francisco, CA where the average starting salary is $88,000. The highest paying states for Information Technology Architects include Maryland, West Virginia and California. Meanwhile, Montana, Nevada, and Mississippi offer the lowest salaries.

Average Information Technology Architect Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Dropbox and VMware as they offer the highest salaries for Information Technology Architects.
Company
Average Salary
$149,799
$150k
$144,980
$145k
$138,296
$138k
$138,001
$138k
$137,077
$137k
$134,865
$135k

The largest raises come from changing jobs.

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Average Information Technology Architect Pay By Industry

The salary for an Information Technology Architect can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for Information Technology Architects tend to be found in Insurance, Professional, and Health Care companies. In fact, Information Technology Architects can make a yearly salary of $118,728 while working for Insurance companies.
Industry
Average Salary
Insurance
Insurance
$118,728
$119k
Professional
Professional
$114,429
$114k
Health Care
Health Care
$112,417
$112k
Technology
Technology
$109,004
$109k

Information Technology Architect Salary History

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Information Technology Architect Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Information Technology Architect can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Information Technology Architect Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
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06/29/2020
$134,789
$134,789
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06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$90,405
$90,405
06/26/2020
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IT Application Security Architect
06/19/2020
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$100,000
$100,000
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06/11/2020
06/11/2020
$108,500
$108,500
06/11/2020
Lead IT Security Architect
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05/22/2020
05/22/2020
$187,830
$187,830
05/22/2020
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05/19/2020
05/19/2020
$100,000
$100,000
05/19/2020
IT Architect #20178
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05/09/2020
05/09/2020
$146,090
$146,090
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Urgent Need!-IT Architect-Remote Start, Then
05/08/2020
05/08/2020
$187,830
$187,830
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IT Enterprise Architect
IT Enterprise Architect
04/24/2020
04/24/2020
$101,622
$101,622
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IT Application Security Architect
IT Application Security Architect
04/14/2020
04/14/2020
$120,000
$120,000
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