Principal Software Architect Salary in the United States

How much does a Principal Software Architect make in the United States? The average Principal Software Architect salary in the United States is $138,628 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $109,468 and $180,918. 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. 

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$109,468 to $180,918
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The Principal Software Architect will work collaboratively with Product Management, Engineering and IT to define Tandem's system-level architecture for Connected Health, providing the cloud ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
The Mice Groups, Inc. - Boles , MO
Our San Francisco, CA based national retail client is seeking a Full-Time Direct Hire Principal Software Architect. They are seeking an individual with by Jobble
Jobble, Inc. - 2 days ago
Genzeon - San Francisco , CA
Principal Software Engineer Duration: 2+ months of contract to hire Location: San Francisco, CA ... some architecture responsibilities, as per the P5 description). Skill Set Desired: * Strong ... - 2 days ago
Sigma Computing - San Francisco , California
Your Responsibilities Architect and implement techniques to represent, translate and optimize user ... A proven track record of leading complex projects and delivering high quality software to ...
Jobtome - 6 days ago
We are looking for experienced engineers to help architect and scale these systems, as well as grow our team and culture. If you're motivated by working on the complex technical problems that can ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Experience in full life-cycle software development, implementation, design and overall architecture • Expertise writing Software Requirements Specifications and Preliminary design development • ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Principal Software Architect in the United States. The base salary for Principal Software Architect ranges from $109,468 to $180,918 with the average base salary of $138,628. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $111,920 to $183,107 with the average total cash compensation of $139,979.

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