SENIOR SOFTWARE ARCHITECT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$109,000
$84,000
Min 10%
$109,000
Median 50%
$141,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Nvidia
Highest Paying City
Redwood City, CA
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does a senior software architect make?
The national average salary for a Senior Software Architect in the U.S. is $109,760 annually or $52.77 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $141,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $85,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Software Architects are Professional companies and Internet companies. States with the highest Senior Software Architect salaries include North Dakota, Montana, Washington, Alaska, and California. The typical tenure for a Senior Software Architect is 3.7 years.

Average Senior Software Architect Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Senior Software Architect makes. The most abundant employment opportunities for Senior Software Architects are in Professional companies and Internet companies. Companies like Nvidia or Moody's will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Ncs Pearson Inc. and Coda Octopus Group report highly competitive salaries for Senior Software Architects.

Average Senior Software Architect Salary By Location

Senior Software Architects in the US makes an average salary of $109,760 per year or $52.77 per hour. Redwood City, CA reports the highest Senior Software Architect salaries at $134,777 per year. The Redwood City, CA average entry-level salary for Senior Software Architects is $93,000. Some of the states with the best Senior Software Architect salaries are North Dakota, Montana, Washington, Alaska, California, Minnesota, and Vermont. West Virginia, Alabama, Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Kentucky are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Redwood City, CA
$134,777
2
Redmond, WA
$129,103
3
Anchorage, AK
$119,353
4
Minneapolis, MN
$118,621
5
Las Vegas, NV
$116,114

Average Senior Software Architect Salary By Industry

Senior Software Architect salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Health Care companies, Professional companies, and Internet companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Software Architects. Health Care companies pay Senior Software Architects an average salary of $118,067, Professional companies pay $114,705, and Internet companys come in at $113,628. The types of companies that pay Senior Software Architects the least are in the Finance industry, where the average annual salary is $94,529.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$118,067
2
Professional
$114,705
3
Internet
$113,628
4
Hospitality
$112,935
5
Technology
$111,835

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Software Architect SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Cybercoders
Senior Software Architect
09/11/2019
$120,000
Nigel Frank International Us
Senior Software Architect
07/01/2019
$130,000
Nigel Frank International Us
Senior Software Architect
06/10/2019
$130,000
Robert Half
Senior Software Architect
05/29/2019
$100,000
Robert Half
Senior Software Architect
05/16/2019
$120,000
GE Healthcare IITS USA Corp.
Senior Staff Software Architect
03/22/2019
$141,500
Coda Octopus Group Inc.
Senior Software and Solutions Architect
03/22/2019
$105,000
Coda Octopus Group Inc.
Senior Software and Solutions Architect
03/22/2019
$105,000
Leanswift Solutions, Inc.
Senior M3 Software Solutions Architect
03/21/2019
$100,000
Intellitro Inc.
SR. Software Architect
03/21/2019
$100,000
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