Chief Architect Salary in the United States

How much does a Chief Architect make in the United States? The average Chief Architect salary in the United States is $157,029 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $130,356 and $177,028. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Salary range for a Chief Architect
$130,356 to $177,028
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What is a Chief Architect?

Chief Architect may refer to: Architecture Chief Dominion Architect Chief Government Architect of the Netherlands Software architect...

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Job Openings for Chief Architect
NTT DATA Services - Seattle , Washington
Enterprise Architect Location: Seattle, WA Duration: 2 Months NTT DATA's Client is seeking a ... Demonstrated ability to influence senior leadership (including Vice Presidents and CIO) and be ...
Monster - 4 days ago
... with the Chief Architect to ensure that current and future deployment platforms are considered in design and deployment. • Work with the beauty and skin care advising team to ensure that ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
MOGEL, LLC. - Scottsdale , AZ
If you are looking for a hands-on role where you will be working side by side with the Chief Architect to drive the direction of technology, scale the platform to stay ahead of the needs of our ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) is a senior Information Security executive ... This position combines responsibility for Cybersecurity, Security Architecture and Engineering ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
Comrise - Seattle , Washington
Your role will be to guide effective engineering practices and partner with our chief architect to ensure a well-designed, performant and scalable application stack. You will lead front-end code ...
Monster - 6 days ago
QBJC Digital LLC - Dulles , VA
Company Description Our CEO Jason Campbell was drafted to the NFL and played as Quarterback for the ... Architecture, UX Design, Visual Design, Cloud-Enabled Business, Redhat Consulting, and Technology ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
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