Software Applications Architect

Software Applications Architect Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Min 10%
Median 50%
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Highest Paying City
South San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does a software applications architect make?
Software Applications Architects in the US make on average $111,953 annually or $53.82 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $83,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $149,000. Internet companies and Automotive companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Software Applications Architect salaries are Washington, California, District of Columbia, Colorado, and Texas. The typical tenure for a Software Applications Architect is 3.9 years.
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Average Software Applications Architect Salary By Location

Across America, Software Applications Architects make on average $111,953 annually or $53.82 hourly. South San Francisco, CA reports the highest Software Applications Architect salaries at $161,259 per year. The South San Francisco, CA average entry-level salary for Software Applications Architects is $110,000. Washington, California, District of Columbia, Colorado, and Texas are the states with the highest payscale for Software Applications Architects. The lowest earning states are Indiana, Maine, Wyoming, Kentucky, and Hawaii.
RankCityAverage Salary
South San Francisco, CA
Bothell, WA
Houston, TX
New York, NY
Corvallis, OR

Average Software Applications Architect Salary By Company

Software Applications Architects report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Software Applications Architects are Internet companies and Automotive companies. NBCUniversal and CoreLogic are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Vi and DaVita report highly competitive salaries for Software Applications Architects.

Average Software Applications Architect Pay By Industry

Wages for Software Applications Architects can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Health Care companies, Automotive companies, and Non Profits companies pay higher-than-average wages for Software Applications Architects. Health Care companies pay Software Applications Architects an average salary of $118,493, Automotive companies pay $112,844, and Non Profits companys come in at $107,883. The types of companies that pay Software Applications Architects the least are in the Technology industry, where the average annual salary is $106,375.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
Health Care
Non Profits

Recently Added Software Applications Architect Salaries

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Robert Half Technology
Software Applications Architect