Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Database Architect make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$142,924 / yrTotal Pay
$109,220 / yrBase Pay
$33,705 / yrAdditional Pay

$142,924

 / yr
$96K$217K
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The estimated total pay for a Database Architect is $142,924 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $109,220 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $33,705 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are DBA Salaries with median pay of $103,908, SQL Salaries with median pay of $110,038, SQL Developer Salaries with median pay of $97,807, SQL Server Developer Salaries with median pay of $99,359.

Top Paying Companies

For a Database Architect in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Database Architect in United States. Employers include Oracle, Dotcom Team and iSpace (NJ).

1
Oracle
Oracle
$193,945/yr
3
iSpace (NJ)
$175,475/yr
4
$171,942/yr
6
iSpace
$154,196/yr
7
IBM
$152,658/yr
8
CSC
$142,939/yr
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$152,658

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$139,144

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$129,460

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$134,096

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Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

A Database architect salary range in US can vary based on important factors such as education, skills, certifications, and years of experience. A Database architect in US can expect to see an entry level salary range of $62,529 to $140,239 per year, based on 8 salary contributions. At the highest seniority level, an experienced Database architect in US can make a salary range of $89,621 to $176,800 with at least 5 years of experience, based on 5 salary contributions. The top 3 companies in US where a Database architect gets the highest compensation are Thomson Reuters Corporation, GlaxoSmithKline plc and XPO Logistics, Inc.. Bigger companies typically pay 35% more than smaller companies for a Database architect.

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Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Information Architect

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$120,000

/yr

$110K | $10K

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Data Architect

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$185,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Data Architect

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$66,500

/yr

$63K | $4K

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Data Architect

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$90,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Enterprise Data Architect

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$145,000

/yr

$130K | $15K

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago
Data Architect Specialist

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$119,000

/yr

$115K | $4K

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago
Delivery Architect

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$151,000

/yr

$141K | $10K

Submitted3 days ago

15+ years
3 days ago
Data Architect

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$126,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

10-14 years
3 days ago
Mulesoft Architect

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$65

/hr

Submitted3 days ago

10-14 years
3 days ago

Database Architect pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Database Architect is $109,220 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Database Architect salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 457 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Database Architect employees.

The highest salary for a Database Architect in United States is $155,260 per year.

The lowest salary for a Database Architect in United States is $76,832 per year.

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