SENIOR SYSTEMS ARCHITECT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$112,000
$82,000
Min 10%
$112,000
Median 50%
$154,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Nvidia
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a senior systems architect make?
Senior Systems Architects in America make, on average, $112,883 a year or $54.27 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 72,000. The top 10 percent earn over $154,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $82,000 annually. Internet companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The top 5 states when it comes to Senior Systems Architect salaries are California, Hawaii, Nevada, Arizona, and Delaware. The typical tenure for a Senior Systems Architect is 3.2 years.
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Average Senior Systems Architect Salary By Company

Senior Systems Architects can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Senior Systems Architect jobs are in Internet companies and Internet companies. Companies like Nvidia or Microsoft will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Riverbed Technology and Apple also pay high salaries to their Senior Systems Architects.

Average Senior Systems Architect Salary By Location

Senior Systems Architects in the US makes an average salary of $112,883 per year or $54.27 per hour. San Jose, CA reports the highest annual salary for Senior Systems Architects at 133,718. The average starting salary in San Jose, CA for Senior Systems Architects is $83,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Senior Systems Architect salaries are California, Hawaii, Nevada, Arizona, and Delaware. On the other hand, Wyoming, Alabama, Vermont, Florida, and Montana report the lowest wages for Senior Systems Architects.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$133,718
2
Tempe, AZ
$111,145
3
Bellevue, WA
$110,370
4
San Antonio, TX
$109,228
5
Wilmington, DE
$108,979

Average Senior Systems Architect Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Senior Systems Architect works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Finance companies, Professional companies, and Health Care companies tend to have the highest salaries for Senior Systems Architects. Salaries for Senior Systems Architects in Finance companies average $121,262 annually, while Professional companies and Health Care companies pay $119,548 and $115,828, respectively. The average salary for Senior Systems Architects in the Internet industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $107,381.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$121,262
2
Professional
$119,548
3
Health Care
$115,828
4
Technology
$113,574
5
Manufacturing
$110,375

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Systems Architect SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Senior Systems Architect
10/16/2019
$131,481
Ams Staffing Inc.
Senior Systems Architect
08/23/2019
$150,000
ZEN3 Infosolutions America Inc.
Pega Senior System Architect
03/22/2019
$97,000
Nationstar Mortgage LLC
SR. Principal, Systems Architect
03/21/2019
$145,000
Dynatrace LLC
Senior Business Systems Architect
03/19/2019
$170,000
Infosun Technology LLC
Senior System Architect
03/19/2019
$70,000
Infosun Technology LLC
Senior System Architect
03/19/2019
$70,000
Ruletronics Systems, Inc.
SR. System Architect
03/15/2019
$120,000
KUMO It Services, Inc.
Pega Senior System Architect
03/13/2019
$115,731
Senior Systems Architect
03/11/2019
$136,000
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