How much does a Cloud Systems Architect make in Chicago, IL? The average Cloud Systems Architect salary in Chicago, IL is $153,089 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $132,821 and $172,518. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Cloud Systems Architect is responsible for designing and implementing enterprise infrastructure and platforms required for cloud computing. Analyzes system requirements and ensures that systems will be securely integrated with current applications. Being a Cloud Systems Architect has a deep understanding of system development in cloud environments, including Software as Service (SaaS), Platform as Service (PaaS), or Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, Cloud Systems Architect typically reports to a department head or director. The Cloud Systems Architect works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. To be a Cloud Systems Architect typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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