Senior Architect

Senior Architect Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$99,000
$70,000
Min 10%
$99,000
Median 50%
$139,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Nvidia
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a senior architect make?
Senior Architects in America make, on average, $99,432 a year or $47.8 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $70,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $139,000. Internet companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Senior Architects. The best states for high paying Senior Architect jobs are Hawaii, Alaska, District of Columbia, Arizona, and New York. The typical tenure for a Senior Architect is 2.9 years.
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Architect
$89,831

Average Senior Architect Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Senior Architect makes. The most abundant employment opportunities for Senior Architects are in Internet companies and Professional companies. Companies like Nvidia or Macy's will get you the highest pay packages. If you can find a job at a company like Microsoft or eBay, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Senior Architects.

Average Senior Architect Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Senior Architect in the United States is $99,432 per year or $47.8 per hour. Senior Architects make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $119,765 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Senior Architects is $79,000. Some of the states with the best Senior Architect salaries are Hawaii, Alaska, District of Columbia, Arizona, New York, Massachusetts, and California. Iowa, Montana, and Utah have the lowest Senior Architect salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$119,765
2
New York, NY
$109,430
3
Austin, TX
$108,268
4
Quincy, MA
$107,946
5
Phoenix, AZ
$107,218

Average Senior Architect Pay By Industry

Senior Architect salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Telecommunication companies, Manufacturing companies, and Professional companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Architects. Telecommunication companies pay their Senior Architects the highest wages, averaging $105,790 per year. Manufacturing companies and Professional companies pay well too, at $105,720 and $103,268, respectively. The average salary for Senior Architects in the Finance industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $97,040.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$105,790
2
Manufacturing
$105,720
3
Professional
$103,268
4
Technology
$97,407
5
Finance
$97,040

Recently Added Senior Architect Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of California
Senior Architect
01/24/2020
$70,404
Selectek
Senior Architect
01/22/2020
$77,219
Randstad
Senior Architect
01/17/2020
$177,395
State of New York
Senior Architect
01/15/2020
$97,448
New York State Civil Service
Senior Architect
01/13/2020
$77,187
City of Cincinnati
Senior Architect
01/08/2020
$73,268
Randstad
Senior Architect
01/02/2020
$112,698
Appcast
Senior Architect
12/31/2019
$107,418
Robert Half
Senior Architect
12/20/2019
$125,000
New York State Civil Service
Senior Architect
12/20/2019
$77,187
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