SYSTEMS ARCHITECT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$96,000
$70,000
Min 10%
$96,000
Median 50%
$131,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Nvidia
Highest Paying City
Cupertino, CA
Highest Paying State
Connecticut
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a systems architect make?
Systems Architects in America make an average salary of $96,626 per year or $46.46 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 60,000. The top 10 percent earn over $131,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $71,000 annually. Most Systems Architect jobs are in Professional companies and Internet companies. The best states for high paying Systems Architect jobs are Connecticut, New Jersey, Delaware, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts. The typical employment for a Systems Architect is 3.2 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs

Average Systems Architect Salary By Company

Systems Architects report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Nvidia and Facebook are the best paying companies for Systems Architects. In addition, companies like Microsoft and SanDisk report highly competitive salaries for Systems Architects.

Average Systems Architect Salary By Location

Systems Architects in the United States of America make on average $96,626 a year or $46.46 per hour. Working in Cupertino, CA as a Systems Architect will pay you the highest wages at around $106,210 per year. The average entry-level salary in Cupertino, CA is $67,000. Some of the states with the best Systems Architect salaries are Connecticut, New Jersey, Delaware, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New York, and Maryland. The lowest earning states are Florida, North Dakota, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Cupertino, CA
$106,210
2
New York, NY
$100,909
3
Jersey City, NJ
$100,860
4
Cambridge, MA
$99,571
5
Washington, DC
$98,826

Average Systems Architect Salary By Industry

Wages for Systems Architects can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Retail companies, Professional companies, and Internet companies tend to have the highest salaries for Systems Architects. Retail companies pay Systems Architects an average salary of $101,431, Professional companies pay $97,106, and Internet companys come in at $96,399. The types of companies that pay Systems Architects the least are in the Technology industry, where the average annual salary is $94,606.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$101,431
2
Professional
$97,106
3
Internet
$96,399
4
Manufacturing
$95,962
5
Technology
$94,606

RECENTLY ADDED Systems Architect SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Eliassen Group
Systems Architect
10/31/2019
$170,000
The Ht Group
Systems Architect
10/31/2019
$160,000
State of Minnesota
Systems Architect
10/29/2019
$72,349
10/25/2019
$216,200
Lockheed Martin
Systems Architect
10/25/2019
$216,200
University of South Carolina
Systems Architect
10/02/2019
$77,092
Chandra Technologies, Inc.
Systems Architect
09/30/2019
$171,134
National Systems America, L.P.
Systems Architect
09/30/2019
$187,830
Robert Half
Systems Architect
09/23/2019
$100,000
Randstad
Systems Architect
09/18/2019
$169,047
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