Senior Software Architect Salaries

Updated Sep 25, 2021

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$151,689 /yr
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909 salaries

$112K

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$152K

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$206K

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The national average salary for Senior Software Architect is $151,689 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Software Architect salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 909 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Architect employees.

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Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Senior Software Architect

$188,081

 /yr
Range: $161K - $188K
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$161K

$188K

$160,933 - $188,081 Range

Hewlett-Packard
3.3

Hewlett-Packard

Senior Software Architect

$178,798

 /yr
Range: $131K - $222K

$131K

$222K

$130,979 - $221,860 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Senior Software Architect

$176,648

 /yr
Range: $150K - $207K

$150K

$207K

$150,125 - $207,128 Range

Cadence Design Systems
4.4

Cadence Design Systems

Senior Software Architect

$210,562

 /yr
Range: $184K - $266K

$184K

$266K

$184,353 - $266,020 Range

Cerner
3.7

Cerner

Senior Software Architect

$147,137

 /yr
Range: $117K - $162K

$117K

$162K

$117,420 - $162,232 Range

CA Technologies
4.1

CA Technologies

Senior Software Architect

$171,816

 /yr
Range: $150K - $207K

$150K

$207K

$149,611 - $207,439 Range

Intel Corporation
4.2

Intel Corporation

Senior Software Architect

$167,724

 /yr
Range: $133K - $213K

$133K

$213K

$133,333 - $212,922 Range

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Intellitro
3.8

Intellitro

Senior Software Architect

$107,880

 /yr
Range: $107K - $112K

$107K

$112K

$107,344 - $111,924 Range

ProQuest
4

ProQuest

Senior Software Architect

$131,465

 /yr
Range: $123K - $171K

$123K

$171K

$123,302 - $171,325 Range

Level 3 Communications
2.9

Level 3 Communications

Senior Software Architect

$136,536

 /yr
Range: $135K - $146K

$135K

$146K

$134,617 - $146,068 Range

Xoriant
4

Xoriant

Senior Software Architect

$120,762

 /yr
Range: $104K - $153K

$104K

$153K

$103,782 - $152,754 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Senior Software Architect

$155,029

 /yr
Range: $138K - $243K

$138K

$243K

$138,112 - $243,445 Range

Blue Yonder
4.2

Blue Yonder

Senior Software Architect

$159,600

 /yr
Range: $126K - $200K

$126K

$200K

$126,446 - $199,500 Range

TIBCO Software
3.8

TIBCO Software

Senior Software Architect

$172,793

 /yr
Range: $116K - $181K

$116K

$181K

$115,710 - $180,598 Range

eBay
4

eBay

Senior Software Architect

$297,942

 /yr
Range: $176K - $300K

$176K

$300K

$176,091 - $300,070 Range

GE
4

GE

Senior Software Architect

$130,841

 /yr
Range: $102K - $171K

$102K

$171K

$102,200 - $171,479 Range

Pearson
3.7

Pearson

Senior Software Architect

$157,973

 /yr
Range: $113K - $173K

$113K

$173K

$112,779 - $173,000 Range

AT&T
3.7

AT&T

Senior Software Architect

$142,984

 /yr
Range: $116K - $194K

$116K

$194K

$115,773 - $193,664 Range

CarGurus
3.9

CarGurus

Senior Software Architect

$188,539

 /yr
Range: $121K - $199K

$121K

$199K

$121,121 - $198,587 Range

Verizon
3.9

Verizon

Senior Software Architect

$144,710

 /yr
Range: $100K - $168K

$100K

$168K

$100,339 - $167,789 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Software Architect salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Software Architect is $151,689 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Software Architect salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 909 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Software Architect employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Software Architect in United States is $205,725 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Software Architect in United States is $111,846 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior software architect salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$110,000
per year
A Senior Software Architect in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Sr Applications Architect in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$170,000
per year
A Senior Software Architect in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $170,000 per year
Additional Pay
$40k cash bonus
$160k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$135,800
per year
A Senior Platform Architect in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $135,800 per year
Additional Pay
$18k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Senior Software Architect in the Dover, DE Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dover, DE Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$260,000
per year
A Sr Software Architect in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $260,000 per year
Additional Pay
$59k cash bonus
$40k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Senior Software Architect in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$250,000
per year
A Senior Software Architect in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $250,000 per year
Additional Pay
$100k cash bonus
$200k stock bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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