Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Security Architect make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$166,998 / yrTotal Pay
$143,983 / yrBase Pay
$23,014 / yrAdditional Pay

$166,998

 / yr
$97K$340K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Security Architect is $166,998 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $143,983 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 $23,014 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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What is the pay outlook for Information Technology?

Overall demand for information technology workers will continue to grow as companies increasingly rely on data and technology. Individual job outlook varies by profession; demand for more specialized jobs, like cybersecurity analysts, is expected to grow significantly, while other jobs are vulnerable to outsourcing. IT jobs, which are particularly well-suited for remote work, usually require higher education or certifications and offer higher than average salaries.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Security Architect

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Security Architect

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$100

/hr

Submitted2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Security Architect

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$156,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

15+ years
3 days ago
Security Architect

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$188,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

10-14 years
3 days ago
Cyber Security Architect

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$150,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

15+ years
3 days ago
Cloud Security Architect

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$135,000

/yr

Submitted4 days ago

4-6 years
4 days ago
IAM Engineer/Okta Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$80,000

/yr

Submitted4 days ago

4-6 years
4 days ago
Information Security Architect

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$112,500

/yr

$105K | $8K

Submitted5 days ago

4-6 years
5 days ago
Iam Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$50

/hr

Submitted5 days ago

4-6 years
5 days ago

Security Architect pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Security Architect is $143,983 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Security Architect salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 993 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Security Architect employees.

The highest salary for a Security Architect in United States is $223,837 per year.

The lowest salary for a Security Architect in United States is $92,617 per year.

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