Senior Data Architect Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$113,000
$88,000
$113,000
$147,000
Senior data architects in the United States make an average salary of $114,036 per year or $54.83 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $88,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $147,000. If you like following the crowd, finance and retail companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out retail, technology, and manufacturing companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. West Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey, California, and New Hampshire provide the highest senior data architect salaries.
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McLean, VA
$124,639
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Map of Senior Data Architect Salaries

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Average Senior Data Architect Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for a senior data architect is roughly $114,036 per year, which boils down to $54.83 per hour. Interestingly enough, senior data architects have the highest salaries in San Francisco, CA at about $141,122 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $94,000. Additionally, senior data architects make more than the average salary in Jersey City, NJ, McLean, VA, New York, NY, Bothell, WA, and Houston, TX. On a more broad level, senior data architect salaries are highest in West Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey, California, New Hampshire, Virginia, and Connecticut. On the contrary, South Dakota, Wyoming, and Louisiana offer the lowest senior data architect salaries.

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Average Senior Data Architect Salary By Company

If you want to get paid the most as a senior data architect, being employed by a company such as Netflix or Symantec would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like Western Digital and Amazon also report highly competitive salaries for senior data architects.

Company
Average Salary
$151,278
$151k
$145,886
$146k
$136,165
$136k
$135,136
$135k
$126,399
$126k

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Average Senior Data Architect Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, senior data architect salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that retail, technology, and manufacturing companies tend to offer much higher salaries for senior data architects. For example, senior data architects make a whopping average salary of $130,414 while working for retail companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $116,633 at technology companies and $112,289 at manufacturing companies. But senior data architects may want to avoid working in the finance industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $105,805.

Industry
Average Salary
Retail
Retail
$130,414
$130k
Technology
Technology
$116,633
$117k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$112,289
$112k
Insurance
Insurance
$111,708
$112k
Health Care
Health Care
$111,284
$111k
Finance
Finance
$105,805
$106k

Senior Data Architect Salary History

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Recently Added Senior Data Architect Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Management Decisions, Inc.
Management Decisions, Inc.
Senior Data Architect
Senior Data Architect
Senior Data Architect
07/23/2020
07/23/2020
$146,090
$146,090
07/23/2020
SR. Data Architect
SR. Data Architect
07/06/2020
07/06/2020
$120,000
$120,000
07/06/2020
Senior Data Integration Architect
Senior Data Integration Architect
05/27/2020
05/27/2020
$90,000
$90,000
05/27/2020
SAP Data Architect Senior Manager
SAP Data Architect Senior Manager
05/26/2020
05/26/2020
$115,000
$115,000
05/26/2020
Management Decisions, Inc.
Management Decisions, Inc.
Senior Big Data Architect
Senior Big Data Architect
Senior Big Data Architect
05/20/2020
05/20/2020
$180,000
$180,000
05/20/2020
Senior Data Architect-Pharma
Senior Data Architect-Pharma
05/19/2020
05/19/2020
$120,000
$120,000
05/19/2020
Management Decisions, Inc.
Management Decisions, Inc.
Senior Data Architect
Senior Data Architect
Senior Data Architect
04/20/2020
04/20/2020
$140,000
$140,000
04/20/2020
Management Decisions, Inc.
Management Decisions, Inc.
Senior Data Architect/Marina DEL REY
Senior Data Architect/Marina DEL REY
Senior Data Architect/Marina DEL REY
04/20/2020
04/20/2020
$200,000
$200,000
04/20/2020
SR. Test Data Management (TDM) Architect
SR. Test Data Management (TDM) Architect
02/14/2020
02/14/2020
$146,090
$146,090
02/14/2020
Workbridge Associates
Workbridge Associates
Senior Data Architect
Senior Data Architect
Senior Data Architect
12/23/2019
12/23/2019
$145,000
$145,000
12/23/2019